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setuMasculineSingularāliḥ
varaṇaḥMasculineSingularsetu, tiktaśākaḥ, kumārakaḥ, varuṇaḥ
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setumfn. (fr.1. si-) binding, who or what binds or fetters View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setum. a bond, fetter View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setum. a ridge of earth, mound, bank, causeway, dike, dam, bridge, any raised piece of ground separating fields (serving as a boundary or as a passage during inundations) etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setum. rāma-'s bridge (See setubandha-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setum. a landmark, boundary, limit (also figuratively = "barrier, bounds") etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setum. a help to the understanding of a text, an explanatory commentary (also Name of various commentaries) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setum. an established institution, fixed rule View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setum. the praṇava- or sacred syllable Om (which is said to be mantrāṇāṃ setuḥ-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setum. Crataeva Roxburghii or Tapia Crataeva (equals varaṇa-, varuṇa-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setum. Name of a son of druhyu- and brother of babhru- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setum. of a son of babhru- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setum. of a place View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setubandham. the forming of a causeway or bridge, a dam or bridge (especially the ridge of rocks extending from rāmeśvara- on the Southeastern coast of India to Ceylon, and supposed to have been formed by hanumat- as a bridge for the passage of rāma-'s army) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setubandham. Name of various works (especially of the 13th chapter of the bhaṭṭi-kāvya- and of a Prakrit poem on the history of rāma-, also called rāma-setu-,or rāvaṇa-vaha-,attributed to pravarasena- and sometimes to kālidāsa-). View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setubandhanan. the construction of a bridge or dam View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setubandhanan. a bridge or dam View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setubandhanan. a limit, barrier View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setubandhanan. Name of a Pauranic work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setubhedam. the breaking down of an embankment View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setubhedinmfn. breaking down barriers, removing obstructions View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setubhedinm. Croton Polyandrum or Tiglium View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setubhettṛm. the destroyer of a dam or bridge View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setujam. plural Name of a district of dakṣiṇā-patha- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setukam. a causeway, bridge View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setukam. Crataeva Roxburghii View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setukaram. the builder of a bridge View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setukarmann. the work of building a bridge View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setukāvyan. Name of a poem. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setukhaṇḍam. n. Name of a chapter of the skanda-purāṇa-. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setumāhātmyan. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setumaṅgalamantram. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setupatim. "lord of the bridge or causeway", an hereditary title belonging to the chiefs of Ramnad as controlling the passage of the channel between rāmeśvara- and Ceylon See column 2. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setupradam. Name of kṛṣṇa-
setuśailam. a mountain or hill forming a boundary View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setuṣāmann. (with svargya-) Name of a sāman- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setusaṃgraham. Name of a commentator or commentary on the mugdha-bodha-. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setusaraṇif. Name of a Sanskrit translation of the setu-bandha- by śiva-nārāyaṇa-dāsa-. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setusnānavidhim. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setuvṛkṣam. Crataeva Roxburghii View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
setuyātrāvidhim. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
aṅgārasetum. Name of a prince, father of gāndhāra-. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dharmasetum. barrier of law or justice View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dharmasetum. Name of śiva- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dharmasetum. of a son of āryaka-
dīkṣāsetum. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
horāsetum. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kasetum. (equals kaseru-), Name of a part of bhārata-varṣa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kāśīsetum. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kedārasetum. a dyke raised round a field View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mahāsetum. "great bridge", Name of certain sacred syllables pronounced before a particular mystical formula View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mathurāsetum. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mṛcchakaṭikāsetum. Name of a commentator or commentary on it by lallā-dīkṣita-. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
nalasetum. " nala- bridge", the causeway constructed by the monkey nala- for rāma- from the continent to laṅkā- (the modern Adam's Bridge) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pāṣāṇasetubandham. a barrier or dam of stone View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
prākṛtasetum. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
prayāgasetum. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
prāyaścittasetum. Name of work
rāmasetum. " rāma-s's bridge", the ridge of coral rocks by which rāma- crossed to Ceylon (now called Adam's bridge, see rāmeśvara- below) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
rāmasetum. Name of a poem (equals setu-bandha-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
rāmasetupradīpam. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
rasasetum. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
śailasetum. a stone embankment, stone bridge View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
śamasetupradīpam. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
samayasetuvāritamfn. restrained by the barrier of custom View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saṃgītasundarasetum. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
siddhāntasetuf. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
sikatāsetum. a bank of sand (varia lectio) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
sīmāsetum. a ridge or causeway serving as a boundary View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
sīmāsetuvinirṇayam. (legal) decision about boundaries and barriers View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
śuddhisetum. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
suyyāsetum. Name of a dike View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
svasetu(sv/a--) mf(u-)n. forming one's own embankment or bridge View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
svatvavyavasthārṇavasetubandham. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
tristhalīsetum. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
uttaraṇasetum. a bridge for crossing over (genitive case), View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vivādārṇavasetum. Name of a legal digest by bāṇeśvara- and others (compiled by order of Warren Hastings) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vivādasetum. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vṛttaratnākarasetum. Name of Comm. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vyavasthāsetum. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
yoginīhṛdayasetubandham. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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setu सेतुः [सि-तुन् Uṇ.1.69] 1 A ridge of earth, mound, bank, causeway, dam; नलिनीं क्षतसेतुबन्धनो जलसंघात इवासि विद्रुतः Ku.4.6; R.16.2. -2 A bridge in general; वैदेहि पश्या मलयाद्विभक्तं मत्सेतुना फेनिलमम्बुराशिम् R.13.2; सैन्यैर्बद्धद्विरदसेतुभिः 4.38;12.7; Ku.7.53. -3 A landmark; ज्येष्ठे मासि नयेत् सीमां सुप्रकाशेषु सेतुषु Ms.8.245. -4 A defile, pass, a narrow mountain-road. -5 A boundary, limit. -6 A barrier, limitation, obstruction of any kind; दुष्येयुः सर्ववर्णाश्च भिद्येरन् सर्वसेतवः Subhāṣ. -7 A fixed rule or law, an established institution; सूचकाः सेतुभेत्तारः ...... ते वै निरयगामिनः Mb.13.23.66. -8 The sacred syllable om; मन्त्राणां प्रणवः सेतुस्तत्सेतुः प्रणवः स्मृतः । स्रवत्यनोङ्कृतं पूर्वं परस्ताच्च विदीर्यते ॥ Kālikā P. -9 A reservoir or a lake; सहोदकं आहार्योदकं वा सेतुं बन्धयेत् Kau. A.2.1. -1 A bond, fetter. -11 An explanatory commentary. -Comp. -बन्धः 1 the forming or construction of a bridge, cause-way &c.; Kau. A.2.1; वयोगते किं वनिता- विलासो जले गते किं खलु सेतुबन्धः Subhāṣ.; Ku.4.6. -2 the ridge of rocks extending from the southern extremity of the Coromandel coast towards Ceylon (said to have been built for Rāma's passage to Laṅkā by Nala and the other monkeys); Bhāg.7.14.31. -3 any bridge or cause-way. -भेदिन् a. 1 breaking down barriers. -2 removing obstructions. (-m.) N. of a tree (दन्ती).
setukaḥ सेतुकः 1 A bank, cause-way, bridge. -2 A pass.
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setu a. [√ 1. si] binding (RV., rare); m. RV.: bond, fetter (rare); V., C.: dam, dyke, causeway, bridge; C.: Adam's Bridge (rare); landmark (rare); (fig.) barrier, limit, bounds: -m bandh, construct a bridge: -ban dha, m. (construction of a) dam or bridge; T. of a Prâkrit poem; -bandhana, n. (con struction of) a bridge or dam; barrier (fig.); -bheda, m. breaking down of an embankment.
svasetu a. having one's own bridge (RV.); -sainya, n. one's own army; -stara, m. self-strewn grass (as a couch).
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setu Appears in the Rigveda and later to denote merely a raised bank for crossing inundated land, a 'causeway,' such as are common all the world over. This sense explains best the later meaning of 'boundary.' The word in Vedic literature is probably always metaphorical.
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setusaṃgrahaname of a commentary on Bopadeva's Mugdhabodha Grammar written by a grammarian named Gangadhara.
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setu bridgesSB 7.2.15
setu codes of religionSB 10.38.13
setu obligationsSB 3.9.19
setu religious ritesSB 3.14.29
setu the codes of religionSB 10.58.37
setu-bandhaiḥ by constructing an artificial bridge on the oceanSB 10.11.59
setu-bandhaiḥ by constructing an artificial bridge on the oceanSB 10.11.59
setu-bandhaiḥ with the building of bridgesSB 10.14.61
setu-bandhaiḥ with the building of bridgesSB 10.14.61
setu-bandhe at Cape ComorinCC Madhya 1.116
setu-bandhe at Cape ComorinCC Madhya 1.116
setu-śailāḥ the ranges of mountains marking the borders of the varṣasSB 5.20.3-4
setu-śailāḥ the ranges of mountains marking the borders of the varṣasSB 5.20.3-4
setubandha and from Cape ComorinCC Madhya 1.19
setubandha Cape ComorinCC Adi 13.36
setubandha the extreme southern point of IndiaCC Madhya 7.12
setubandha the place where Lord Rāmacandra constructed His bridgeCC Adi 7.167
setubandha haite from RāmeśvaraCC Madhya 9.171
setubandha haite from RāmeśvaraCC Madhya 9.171
setubandhe to the southernmost part of IndiaCC Madhya 7.108
setubandhe āsi' coming to SetubandhaCC Madhya 9.199
setubandhe āsi' coming to SetubandhaCC Madhya 9.199
setubhiḥ with dikesSB 10.20.41
setu a bridgeSB 10.56.28
setu SetuSB 9.23.14
setu Setubandha, where Lord Rāmacandra constructed a bridge between India and LańkāSB 7.14.30-33
setu the protectorSB 11.4.5
setu the walls of a paddy fieldSB 10.33.22
setum a bridgeSB 9.10.15
SB 9.10.16
setum the respect of religionSB 3.1.36
setum to the bridge (Setubandha)SB 10.79.11-15
setum Vedic principlesSB 4.2.30
setuṣu respective social ordersSB 4.21.22
baddha-setu-bhuja-uru-ańghri whose arms, thighs and feet were strongly built bridgesSB 10.6.14
baddha-setu one who constructed a bridge over the oceanSB 9.10.4
baddha-setu-bhuja-uru-ańghri whose arms, thighs and feet were strongly built bridgesSB 10.6.14
bhinna-setu beyond the Vedic principles of moralityCC Antya 18.25
baddha-setu-bhuja-uru-ańghri whose arms, thighs and feet were strongly built bridgesSB 10.6.14
dharma-setu protector of religionCC Adi 3.110
dharmasetu the avatāra named DharmasetuCC Madhya 20.327
dharmasetu DharmasetuSB 8.13.26
samaya-setu-rakṣāyām to protect the people strictly according to the Vedic principles of religious lifeSB 5.4.5
samaya-setu-rakṣāyām to protect the people strictly according to the Vedic principles of religious lifeSB 5.4.5
samaya-setu-rakṣāyām to protect the people strictly according to the Vedic principles of religious lifeSB 5.4.5
baddha-setu-bhuja-uru-ańghri whose arms, thighs and feet were strongly built bridgesSB 10.6.14
dharma-setu protector of religionCC Adi 3.110
baddha-setu one who constructed a bridge over the oceanSB 9.10.4
bhinna-setu beyond the Vedic principles of moralityCC Antya 18.25
baddha-setu-bhuja-uru-ańghri whose arms, thighs and feet were strongly built bridgesSB 10.6.14
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setu noun (masculine) a bond (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a help to the understanding of a text (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a landmark (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a ridge of earth (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
an established institution (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
an explanatory commentary (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
any raised piece of ground separating fields (serving as a boundary or as a passage during inundations) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
bank (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
boundary (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
bridge (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
Crataeva Roxburghii (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
causeway (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
dam (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
dike (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
fetter (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
fixed rule (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
limit (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
mound (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a place (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a son of Babhru (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a son of Druhyu and brother of Babhru (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
Tapia Crataeva (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the Praṇava or sacred syllable Om (which is said to be mantrāṇāṃ setuḥ) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 2817/72933
setubandha noun (masculine) a dam or bridge (esp. the ridge of rocks extending from Rāmeśvara to Ceylon) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of various wks. (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the forming of a causeway or bridge (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 31105/72933
setubandhana noun (neuter) a bridge or dam (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a limit (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
barrier (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a Paurānic wk (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 71419/72933
setuka noun (masculine) a causeway (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
bridge (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
Crataeva Roxburghii (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a people
Frequency rank 71418/72933
dharmasetu noun (masculine) name of a son of Aryaka (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of Śiva (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 35992/72933
nalasetu noun (masculine) the causeway constructed by the monkey Nala for Rāma (the modern Adam's Bridge) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 19492/72933
rāmasetu noun (masculine) name of a poem (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the ridge of coral rocks by which Rṝma crossed to Ceylon (now called Adam's bridge) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 38746/72933
sīmāsetu noun (masculine) a ridge or causeway serving as a boundary (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 70671/72933
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setu

setuḥ, piṇḍalaḥ, piṇḍilaḥ, saṃvaraḥ, sambaraḥ   

nadyādayaḥ jalapravāhān vāhanena padbhyāṃ vā ullaṅghanārthe lohakāṣṭharañjvādibhiḥ vinirmitaṃ śilpam।

nadyāṃ sthāne sthāne naike setavaḥ baddhāḥ।

setu

setukaḥ   

laghuḥ setuḥ yaḥ jalastrotādeḥ pāraṃ gantuṃ vartate।

vidyālaye gamanakāle bālakāḥ setukasya upayogaṃ kurvanti।

setu

setuḥ, setubandhaḥ, jalabandhakaḥ, dharaṇam, piṇḍanaḥ, āliḥ   

nadyādīṣu jalabandhanārthe vinirmitā bhittisadṛśī racanā।

nadyāṃ setoḥ bandhanaṃ kṛtvā vidyut nirmīyate।

setu

tittirīphalam, rūkṣā, vīśodhanī, śīghrā, daśānikaḥ, sarpadaṃṣṭraḥ, setubhedin, vārāhāṅgī, madhupuṣpā, citrā, sāmānya-jayapālam   

eraṇḍasya jāteḥ vṛkṣaḥ।

tittirīphalasya mūlapatrādīni oṣadhyāṃ prayujyante।

setu

setukaḥ, uttaraṇasetu   

kāṣṭheṣu niryuktaḥ setuḥ।

asya setukasya prāyaḥ catvāri mānāni bhavet।

setu

prāyaścittasetu   

ekā kṛtiḥ ।

saṃskṛta-vāṅmaye prāyaścittasetuḥ iti suvikhyātā racanā

setu

vṛttaratnākarasetu   

ekaḥ ṭīkāgranthaḥ ।

vṛttaratnākarasetoḥ ullekhaḥ koṣe asti









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