शनिः [शो-अनि किच्च Tv.] 1 The planet Saturn (the son of the sun and represented as of a black colour or dressed in dark coloured clothes). -2 Saturday. -3 N. of Śiva. -Comp. -चक्रम् Saturn's diagram (used for foretelling). -जम् black pepper. -प्रदोषः a term for the (evening) worship of Śiva performed on the thirteenth day of a lunar fortnight when it falls on a Saturday. -प्रसूः f. an epithet of Chhāyā, wife of the sun; cf. संज्ञा. -प्रियम् a sapphire or emerald. -वारः, -वासरः Saturday.
noun (masculine) name of a son of Atri (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of Śiva (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the planet Saturn or its regent (fabled as the offspring of the Sun) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
noun (masculine feminine) (in astronomy) a subdivision of the phenomena called Ulkās (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a flash of lightning (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the thunderbolt (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the tip of a missile (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
[rel.] name of a Śakti of Śiva Frequency rank 1841/72933
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