bhaṇḍ भण्ड्

Definition: cl.1 A1. bhaṇḍate-, to reprove ; to deride ; to jest ; to speak ; cl.1. 10. P. bhaṇḍati-, ḍayati-, to be or render fortunate ; to do an auspicious act (kalyāṇe-,or śive-), (Prob. a later form of bhand-.)