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रञ्जन

SanskritEdit

Alternative formsEdit

रंजन (raṁjana)

AdjectiveEdit

रञ्जन (rañjana)

  1. colouring, dyeing (-त्व n.).
  2. pleasing, charming, rejoicing, delighting (compare जन-रञ्जनी).
  3. conciliating, befriending.

NounEdit

रञ्जन (rañjanam

  1. Saccharum munja L., now Saccharum bengalense
  2. the indigo plant L.
  3. Nyctanthes arbor-tristis L. (coral jasmine)
  4. turmeric L.
  5. saffron L.
  6. a kind of fragrant perfume.
  7. red arsenic L.
  8. (music) a particular श्रुति.

NounEdit

रञ्जन (rañjanan

  1. the act of colouring or dyeing.
  2. colour, dye, paint.
  3. (grammar) nasalization.
  4. the act of pleasing, delighting, conciliating, giving pleasure.
  5. a particular game.
  6. red sandalwood L.
  7. cinnabar L.

ReferencesEdit

  • Monier William's Sanskrit-English Dictionary, 2nd Ed. 1899.