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Derived Words in Other Languages:
vādin [ vAdin ]
mfn. saying, discoursing, speaking, talking, speaking or talking about ( often ifc. or sometimes with acc. of object ), declaring, proclaiming, denoting, designating ( or sometimes = designated as, addressed by a title etc. ), Mn. MBh. etc.
producing sounds, ŚāṅkhŚr.
m. a speaker, asserter, ( ifc. ) the teacher or propounder, or adherent of any doctrine or theory, MaitrUp. Śaṃk. Sarvad.
a disputant, MBh. Hariv. etc.
a plaintiff, accuser, prosecutor ( du. plaintiff and defendant ), Yājñ. Nār.
an alchemist, Kālac.
a player on any musical instrument, musician ( see f. ), the leading or key-note, W.
N. of Buddha ( as ' the disputant ' ), L.
( inī ), f. a female musician, R.
( prob. ) N. of a Comm. on the Amara-kośa.