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धर dhara [ dhara ]
mf ( ā ) n. ( √ dhṛ ) bearing, supporting ( scil. the world, said of Kṛshṇa and Śiva ), MBh.
a flock of cotton, L.
a frivolous or dissolute man ( = viṭa ), L.
a sword, Gal.
N. of a Vasu, MBh.
of a follower of the Pāṇḍavas, ib.; of the king of the tortoises, L.
of the father of Padma-prabha ( 6th Arhat of, pres. Ava-sarpiṇī ), L.
( ā ), f. ' bearer, supporter ', the earth, Mn.; MBh.; Kāv. etc.
the uterus or womb, Bhpr.
a vein or tubular vessel of the body, L.
a mass of gold or heap of valuables ( representing the earth and given to Brāhmans ), W.
one of the 8 forms of Sarasvatī, id.
N. of one of the wives of Kaśyapa ( mother of the land and water-birds, prob. = the Earth ), Hariv. 232 ( v.l. irā )
n. poison, L. ( v.l. dara ).
dhara-paṭṭa [ dharapaTTa ]
and m. N. of 2 princes of the Vallabhī dynasty, Inscr.
dhara-sena [ dharasena ]
m. N. of 2 princes of the Vallabhī dynasty, Inscr.
dhara-saṃstha [ dharasaMstha ]
mfn. mountain-like, MW.
dharâdhārā [ dharAdhArA ]
f. ' support of the mountains ', the earth, L.