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वेणि veṇi [ veNi ]
f. ( fr. √ 1. ve ) weaving, braiding L.
braided hair or a braid of hair, hair twisted into a single unornamented braid and allowed to fall on the back ( so worn by widows and women who mourn for absent husbands, cf. eka-veṇi
the water of a river is often compared to such a braid, but in these meanings the form veṇī is more common, See below ) MBh. Kāv. etc.
the confluence or meeting of two or more rivers or streams in a common point of union ( as at Prayāga or Allāhābād, cf. triv° ) W.
property re-united after it has been before divided Vas
a cascade L.
veṇi-mādhava [ veNimAdhava ]
m. a partic. square-shaped stone idol having four hands at Prayāga L. ( cf. veṇī-mādhava-bandhu )
veṇi-rāma [ veNirAma ]
m. N. of an author Cat.
veṇi-vedhanī [ veNivedhanI ]
f. ' hair-penetrating ', a leech L.
veṇi-vedhinī [ veNivedhinI ]
f. ' hair-piecer ', a comb MW.