तक्षकः [तक्ष् ण्वुल्] 1 A carpenter, wood-cutter (whether by caste or profession). -2 The chief actor in the prelude of a drama (i. e. the सूत्रधार). -3 N. of the architect of the gods. -4 N. of one of the principal Nāgas or serpents of the Pātāla, son of Kaśyapa and Kadru (saved at the intercession of the sage Āstika from being burnt down in the serpent-sacrifice performed by king Janamejaya, in which many others of his race were burnt down to ashes).
noun (masculine) a carpenter (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a mountain
name of a Nāga prince (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a son of Prasenajit (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a tree (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the Sūtra-dhāra or speaker in the prelude of a drama (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
Viśvakarman (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
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