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Monier-Williams Search
3 results for nikhan
Devanagari
BrahmiEXPERIMENTAL
nikhanP. -khanati-, to dig into (the ground), bury etc. ; to fix, implant, erect (as a post, column etc.) ; to dig or root up ; to infix, pierce (with an arrow etc.) : Causal khānayati- See ni-khānita- below. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
nikhananan. digging in, burying View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
sthūṇānikhanananyāyam. the rule of digging or fixing a post more deeply into the soil (applied to a disputant who adds corroborative arguments etc. to confirm an already strong position) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
Apte Search
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nikhan निखन् 1 P. 1 To dig, dig up. -2 To bury, inter; ऊनद्विवर्षं निखनेन् Y.3.1; वसुधायां निचख्नतुः R.12.3; Bk.4.3;16.22. -3 To erect (as a column); निचखान जयस्तम्भान् R.4.36. -4 To implant, infix, pierce into; निचखान शरं भुजे R.12.9;3.55; Bk.3.8; H.4.72.
nikhananam निखननम् Digging in, burying; as in स्थूणानिखननन्याय.
Macdonell Search
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nikhanana n. burying, hiding in the ground; -kharva, n. a hundred thou sand millions: -ka, a thousand millions; -khâta, pp. √ khan: -tusha½a&ndot;gâra½âdi mat, a. with buried husks, coal, etc.
Bloomfield Vedic
Concordance
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idam aham āmuṣyāyaṇasyāmuṣyāḥ putrasya prāṇāpānau nikhanāmi # Kauś.44.33.
yad yāmaṃ (read yady āmaṃ) cakrur nikhananto agre # AVś.6.116.1a. P: yad yāmaṃ cakrur nikhanantaḥ Kauś.132.1. Cf. āme māṃse.
Vedabase Search
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nikhan verb (class 2 parasmaipada) to bury (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to dig into (the ground) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to dig or root up (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to erect (as a post) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to fix (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to implant (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to infix (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to pierce (with an arrow etc.) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 3884/72933
nikhanana noun (neuter) burying (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
digging in (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 55956/72933
Wordnet Search
"nikhan" has 5 results.

nikhan

khan, nikhan, abhikhan, utkhan, prakhan, vikhan, protkhai, udvidāraya, niṣkhan, udvap, uddhan, kṣur   

vartamānāṃ mṛdam avasthāpya bhūmau vivaranirmāṇānukūlaḥ vyāpāraḥ।

kṛṣivalaḥ kṣetre kūpam khanati।

nikhan

khan, nikhan, abhikhan, utkhan, prakhan, vikhan, protkhai, niṣkhan, udvap, uddhan, kṣur   

saukaryātiśayena bhūmau vivaranirmāṇānukūlaḥ vyāpāraḥ।

asmākaṃ grāme naikāḥ kūpāḥ khanyante।

nikhan

bhūmau nidhā, śmaśāne nidhā, bhūmau sthā, śmaśāne sthā, nikhan, upavap   

bhūmiṃ khanitvā kṛte garte mṛtaśarīraṃ mṛdā ācchādanānukūlaḥ vyāpāraḥ।

islāmadharme mṛtaśarīraṃ bhūmau nidhīyate।

nikhan

nikhan   

kasyāpi vastunaḥ ekaḥ bhāgaḥ bhūmau pratiṣṭhāpanānukūlaḥ vyāpāraḥ।

kṛṣakaḥ paśūn nibaddhuṃ kīlaṃ nikhanati।

nikhan

myūnikhanagaram   

jarmanīdeśe vartamānam ekaṃ bṛhad nagaram।

myūnikhanagaraṃ baveriyārājyasya rājadhānī api asti।

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