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mūrdhan: masculine vocative singular stem: mūrdhan
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śiraḥ2.6.96NeuterSingularśīrṣam, mūrdhan, mastakaḥ, uttamāṅgam
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mūrdhanm. () the forehead, head in general, skull, (figuratively) the highest or first part of anything, top, point, summit, front (of battle), commencement, beginning, first, chief (applied to persons) etc., etc., (mūrdhni-with vṛt-etc., to be above everything, prevail;with dhṛ-,or ā-- equals mūrdhnā-1. kṛ-,to place on the head, hold in high honour) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mūrdhanm. the base (in geometry; opp. to agra-;perhaps wrong reading for budhna-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mūrdhanm. (in gram.) the roof or top of the palate (as one of the 8 sthāna-s or places of utterance) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mūrdhanm. (with Buddhists)"the summit" , Name of a state of spiritual exaltation View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mūrdhanvatmfn. containing the word mūrdhan- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mūrdhanvatm. Name of a gandharva- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mūrdhanvatm. of an āṅgirasa- or vāmadevya- (author of ) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mūrdhanyamfn. being on or in the head, belonging to the head, capital View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mūrdhanyamfn. "formed on the roof or top of the palate", Name of a class of letters (the so-called"cerebrals"or"linguals" , viz. -, -, -, ṭh-, -, ḍh-, -, r-, -) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mūrdhanyamfn. highest, uppermost, pre-eminent View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mūrdhanf. Name of the mother of veda-śiras- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
adrimūrdhanm. the head or summit of a mountain. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
apamūrdhanmfn. headless. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
aśmamūrdhanmfn. having a head of stone View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
astamūrdhanm. equals -mastaka- q.v View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
bahumūrdhanmfn. many-headed View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
bahumūrdhanm. Name of viṣṇu- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dinamūrdhanm. "day-head", the eastern mountain (see uday/a-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dvimūrdhanmfn. (dv/i--) idem or 'mf(ī-)n. 2-headed ' , View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dvimūrdhanm. Name of an asura- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
ekamūrdhanmf(dhnī-)n. having the head or face turned towards the same direction View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
gaganamūrdhanm. Name of a dānava- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
hiraṇyamūrdhan(hiraṇya--) mf(dhnī-)n. golden-headed View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kumbhamūrdhanm. "pot-headed", a particular demon causing diseases View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mahāmūrdhanmfn. great-headed, large-headed (Name of śiva-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
nagamūrdhanm. "mountain-crest" View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
natamūrdhanmfn. bending or hanging down the head = View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
raṇamūrdhanm. the front or van of a battle View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
romamūrdhanmfn. covered with hairs or down on the head (said of insects) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
sahasramūrdhanmfn. thousand-headed View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
sahasramūrdhanm. Name of śiva- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
sahasramūrdhanm. of viṣṇu- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
śakramūrdhanm. indra-'s head, an ant-hill View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
samānamūrdhanmf(dhnī-)n. equal-headed View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
samanīkamūrdhanm. the front of battle-array View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
samaramūrdhanm. the front or van of battle View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saṃgrāmamūrdhanm. the van or front of battle View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saṃyugamūrdhanm. the van or front of battle View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
sarvamūrdhanya(with śakta-s) Name of an author of mystical prayers View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
śatamūrdhanmfn. hundred-headed View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
śatamūrdhanm. an ant-hill View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saudhamūrdhan() m. the top or turret of a palace View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
tapurmūrdhanmfn. (t/ap-) burning-headed (agni-), View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
tapurmūrdhanm. Name of the author of (son of bṛhaspati-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
tigmamūrdhan(m/a--) mfn. equals -tejana- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
trimūrdhanmfn. idem or 'mfn. three-headed ' View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
trimūrdhanm. Name of a rakṣas- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vyapamūrdhanmfn. headless View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
yanmūrdhanmfn. the head of whom View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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mūrdhan मूर्धन् m. [मुह्यत्यस्मिन्नाहते इति मूर्धा, cf. Uṇ.1.156] 1 The forehead, brow. -2 The head in general; नतेन मूर्ध्ना हरिरग्रहीदपः Śi.1.18; R.16.81; नैसर्गिकी सुरभिणः कुसुमस्य सिद्धा मूर्ध्नि स्थितिर्न चरणैरवताडनानि U.1.14; Ku.3.22. -3 The highest or most prominent part, top, summit, peak, head; अतिष्ठन्मनुजेन्द्राणां मूर्ध्नि देवपतिर्यथा Mb. 'stood at the head of all kings' &c.; उत्तमे शिखरे जाते भूम्यां पर्वतमूर्धनि Sandhyā Mantra; Ś.5.7; Me.17. -4 (Hence) A leader, head, chief, foremost, prominent. -5 Front, van, forepart; स किल संयुगमूर्ध्नि सहायतां मघवतः प्रतिपद्य महारथः R.9.19. -6 (In geom.) The base. -7 (In gram.) The roof of the palate. -Comp. -अन्तः the crown of the head. -अक्षिषिक्त a. 1 consecrated, crowned, inaugurated; मूर्धाभिषिक्तं कुमुदो बभाषे R.16.81. -2 common, stock (as an instance); उत्कृत्योत्कृत्य कृत्तिं इति बीभत्सस्य मूर्धाभिषिक्तमुदाहरणम्. (-क्तः) 1 a consecrated king; पश्य मूर्धाभिषिक्तानामाचार्य कदनं महत् Mb.7.15.12. -2 a man of the Kṣatriya caste. -3 a minister. -4 = मूर्धावसिक्त (1) q. v. -अभिषेकः consecration, inauguration. -अवसिक्तः 1 N. of a particular mixed tribe sprung from a Brāhmaṇa father and Kṣatriya mother. -2 a consecrated king. -कर्णी, कर्परी f. an umbrella. -ग a. sitting down on the head; स्यन्दनैः स्यन्दनगता गजैश्च गजमूर्धगाः Rām.7.7.5. -जः 1 the hair (of the head); पर्याकुला मूर्धजाः Ś.1.3; विललाप विकीर्णमूर्धजा Ku.4.4 'she tore her hair for grief'. -2 the mane. -3 a crown, helmet; विमुक्तमूर्धजा ये च ये चापि हतवाहनाः Mb.1.5.12. -ज्योतिस् n. see ब्रह्मरन्ध्र or मुद्रामार्ग. -पातः splitting of the skull. -पिण्डः a lump upon the head (of an elephant in rut). -पुष्पः the Śirīṣa tree. -रसः the scum of boiled rice. -वेष्टनम् a turban, diadem.
mūrdhanya मूर्धन्य a. [मूर्ध्नि भवः यत्] 1 Being in or on the head; मणिं जहार मूर्धन्यं द्विजस्य सहमूर्धजम् Bhāg.1.7.55. -2 Cerebral or lingual, a term applied to the letters ऋ, ॠ, ट्, ठ्, ड्, ढ्, ण्, र्, and ष्; ऋटुरषाणां मूर्धा. -3 Chief, pre-eminent, most excellent; सन्नद्धान् पत्तिमूर्धन्यान् Śiva B.28.78.
apamūrdhan अपमूर्धन् a. Headless; ˚कलेवरम् Ak.
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mūrdhan m. forehead; skull; head; highest or most prominent part, top (of a tree), summit, peak (of a mountain), height (of heaven), forefront (of battle); head, chief; ab. mûrdhnáh, (V.) at the head of, before, above (g.); lc. mûrdhni, id.: --vrit, be above everything, prevail; -dhri, bear on the head, hold in high honour; -â-dâ, place on the head, hold in high honour, attach great value to (ac.); mûrdhnâ kri, id.
mūrdhanya a. being on the skull or head; formed in the head, cerebral or lingual (sounds: gr.); chief, pre-eminent.
unmūrdhan a. hvg. the head raised.
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mūrdhan yajñasya kāravaḥ RV.9.17.6b.
mūrdhan yajñasya juṣātāṃ (read juṣatāṃ ?) svāhā KS.38.6d; TB.2.6.8.4d.
mūrdhan yajñasya madhunā dadhānā VS.20.42c; MS.3.11.1c: 140.9; KS.38.6c; TB.2.6.8.3c.
mūrdhan yajñasya sam anaktu devān RV.2.3.2d; VS.20.44d; MS.3.11.1d: 140.13; KS.38.6d; TB.2.6.8.4d.
mūrdhanvān yatra saubhravaḥ ApMB.1.3.4c.
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mūrdhanthe top of the orifice of the mouth; the place of utterance ( स्थान ) of the letters ऋ, ॠ, ट् ,ठ् ,ड् ढ् and ण्, र् and ष्; confer, compare ऋटुरषाणां मूर्धा S. K. on P. I. 1.9; cf also षटौ मूर्धनि V.Pr.I.67,R.T.6,R.Pr.I.19,and T.Pr. II.37 where र् appears excludedition
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mūrdhan O headMM 20
mūrdhan the cerebral holeSB 2.2.21
mūrdhan the hole in the top of the headSB 10.12.31
mūrdhani in the frontSB 11.16.8
mūrdhani on a hood or headSB 5.25.12
mūrdhani on his headSB 11.23.35
mūrdhani on the headSB 10.13.33
SB 10.67.17
SB 4.8.25
SB 5.16.28
mūrdhani on the head (Dhruvaloka)SB 5.17.1
mūrdhani on the topSB 5.16.7
SB 5.21.13
SB 8.5.17-18
mūrdhani on the top of the headSB 6.8.8-10
mūrdhani upon his headSB 11.29.46
mūrdhanya on His headsSB 10.89.53
mūrdhanya on the roofsSB 10.71.31-32
mūrdhanyam on the headSB 1.7.55
avaghrāya mūrdhani smelling his headSB 7.5.21
dvi-mūrdhan Dvimūrdha (two-headed)SB 7.2.4-5
dvi-mūrdhan Dvimūrdha (two-headed)SB 7.2.4-5
sahasra-mūrdhan O thousand-headed LordSB 10.68.46
sańgrāma-mūrdhani in the midst of battleSB 1.15.30
avaghrāya mūrdhani smelling his headSB 7.5.21
sahasra-mūrdhan O thousand-headed LordSB 10.68.46
sańgrāma-mūrdhani in the midst of battleSB 1.15.30
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mūrdhan noun (masculine) (fig.) the highest or first part of anything (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
(in gram.) the roof or top of the palate (as one of the 8 Sthanas or places of utterance) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
beginning (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
chief (applied to persons) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
commencement (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
first (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
front (of battle) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
head in general (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a state of spiritual exaltation (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
point (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
skull (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
summit (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the base (in geom) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the forehead (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
top (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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mūrdhanya adjective being on or in the head (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
belonging to the head (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
capital (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
highest (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a class of letters (the so-called "cerebrals" or "linguals") (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
pre-eminent (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
uppermost (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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mūrdhanyatā noun (feminine)
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ādityamūrdhan noun (masculine) name of a servant of Śiva
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ekamūrdhan adjective having the head or face turned towards the same direction (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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gaganamūrdhan noun (masculine) name of a Dānava (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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trimūrdhan noun (masculine) name of a Rakṣas (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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dvimūrdhan noun (masculine) name of an Asura (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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sahasramūrdhan noun (masculine) name of Śiva (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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mūrdhan

natamastaka, natamūrdhan   

yasya mastakaṃ natam।

saḥ śikṣakaṃ purataḥ natamastakaḥ abhavat।

mūrdhan

mūrdhanyavarṇaḥ   

yasya varṇasya uccāraṇaṃ mūrdhnā kriyate।

ṭavargasya sarve varṇāḥ mūrdhanyavarṇāḥ santi।









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