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बन्ध् bandh [ bandh ]
cl. 9. P. ( cf. Dhātup. xxxi, 37 ) badhnā'ti ( rarely Ā. badhnīté; cl. 1. P. Ā. bandhati, °te cf. MBh.; cl. 4. P. badhyati cf. Hariv.; Impv. badhāna cf. AV., bandhāna cf. MBh., -badhnīhi cf. BhP., bandha cf. R.; pf. P. babándha, 3. pl. bedhús cf. AV., babandhus cf. MBh.; Ā. bedhé, °dhiré cf. AV., babandhe Gr.; fut. bhantsyati cf. Br. etc., bandhiṣyati, °te cf. MBh.; banddhā Gr.; aor. abhāntsīt Gr.; Prec. badhyāt cf. ib.; inf. banddhum, or bandhitum cf. R., bádhe cf. AV., ind. p. baddhvā' cf. AV., °dhvā'ya cf. Br., -badhya cf. ib.; -bandham cf. Pāṇ. 3-4, 41 cf. Sch. ), to bind, tie, fix, fasten, chain, fetter cf. RV. etc.
to bind round, put on ( Ā. later also P. ' on one's self ' ) cf. AV. cf. ŚBr. cf. MBh. etc.
to catch, take or hold captive, met. = to attach to world or to sin cf. Mn. cf. MBh. cf. Kap
to fix, direct, fasten, rivet ( eyes, ears or mind ) on ( loc. or inf. ) cf. MBh. cf. Kāv. cf. Kathās
to arrest, hold back, restrain, suppress, stop, shut, close cf. Yājñ. cf. MBh. cf. Kathās
to bind a sacrificial victim, offer, sacrifice ( with dat. of the deity to whom it is presented ) cf. RV. cf. Br. : cf. KātyŚr.
to punish, chastise cf. Hit.
to join, unite, put together or produce anything in this way, e.g. fold ( the hands ), clench ( the fist ), knit or bend ( the eyebrows ), arrange, assume ( a posture ), set up ( a limit ), construct ( a dam or a bridge ), span, bridge over ( a river ), conceive or contract ( friendship or enmity ), compose, construct ( a poem or verse ) cf. MBh. cf. Kāv. etc.
to form or produce in any way, cause, effect, do, make, bear ( fruit ), strike ( roots ), take up ( one's abode ) cf. ib.
to entertain, cherish, show, exhibit, betray ( joy, resolution etc. ) cf. ib. : Pass. badhyáte ( °ti cf. Hariv. ) , to be bound etc.
( esp. ) to be bound by the fetters of existence or evil, sin again cf. Mn. cf. BhP.
to be affected by i.e. experience, suffer ( instr. ) cf. Pañcat. : Caus. bandhayati ( aor. ababandhat ), to cause to bind or catch or capture, imprison cf. ŚBr. etc.
to cause to be built or constructed cf. Ragh. cf. Rājat
to cause to be embanked or dammed up cf. Rājat
to bind together ( also bādhayati ) cf. Dhātup. xxxii, 14 : Desid. bibhantsati Gr. : Intens. bābanddhi, bābadhyate cf. ib. [ Cf. Zd. band
Gk. ? ; Lat. foedus, fides ; Lit. béndras ; Goth. Angl. Sax. bindan ; Germ. binden ; Eng. bind. ]