अरुण • (aruṇa) m
- a name for the sun.
- also of his charioteer, or the dawn personified as the son of Kashyapa by Vinata.
- the colour of the dawn, dark red, or the mixture of red and black.
- tawny (the colour).
- the redness of sunset.
- (pathology) a kind of leprosy, with red spots and insensibility of the skin.
- dumb man.
- Wilson Sanskrit-English Dictionary (2nd Ed. 1832)