nitamba नितम्ब

Definition: noun (masculine) (fig.) the ridge or side or swell of a mountain (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a particular position of the hands in dancing (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))the buttocks or hinder parts (esp. of a woman) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))the shoulder (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))the sloping bank or shore of a river (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))the sounding-board of the Vīṇā (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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