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Amarakosha Search
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kacchaḥ3.3.35MasculineSingulardantaḥ(hastinaḥ)
Monier-Williams Search
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Devanagari
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hastinakham. "elephant's nail", a sort of turret or raised mound of earth or masonry protecting the access to the gate of a city or fort (described as furnished with an inner staircase and with loopholes for discharging arrows etc.) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
Apte Search
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hastinam हस्तिनम् N. of Hastināpura, q. v. -a. Having the depth of an elephant (as water); सरस्तलं हास्तिनम् Dk.2.7.
Bloomfield Vedic
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āsurasya ca hastinaḥ # AVś.3.22.4d; AVP.3.18.5b.
traya iva hastinaḥ saha # AVP.8.11.11d.
prajāpataye puruṣān hastina (MS. hastinā) ālabhate # VS.24.29; MS.3.14.8: 174.1.
mṛgā iva hastinaḥ khādathā vanā # RV.1.64.7c.
Vedabase Search
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hastina and elephantsSB 10.64.14-15
hastina became the sons of HastīSB 9.21.21
hastinam the elephant (Kuvalayāpīḍa)SB 10.37.15-20
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hastinakha noun (masculine neuter) a balconry/bridge supported by a Hastinakha capital (Coomaraswamy, Ananda K. (1992), 7) a kind of capital composed of addorsed elephants (Coomaraswamy, Ananda K. (1992), 7) a sort of turret or raised mound of earth or masonry protecting the access to the gate of a city or fort (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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hastinapura noun (neuter) name of a city
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