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A Practical Sanskrit Dictionary


by A. A. Macdonell, 1893,
http://www.sanskrit-lexicon.uni-koeln.de/scans/MDScan/index.php?sfx=jpg 1929.
Nataraj ed., 1st in 2006, 2012

Edited, with additions from Pali sources, by U Kyaw Tun (UKT) (M.S., I.P.S.T., USA) and staff of Tun Institute of Learning (TIL) . Not for sale. No copyright. Free for everyone. Prepared for students and staff of TIL Research Station, Yangon, MYANMAR :  http://www.tuninst.net , www.romabama.blogspot.com

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{gRi.} : formed from Skt-Dev highly rhotic vowel Skt-Dev pair ऋ {iRi.} (1 blk) & ॠ {iRi} (2 blk)
  - this is to be compared to {kRi.} p072R.htm & {zRi.} p102.htm &


UKT notes :

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गृ [ gri ]
- v. गागृ [ ggri ]


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गृञ्ज [ grig-a ]
= ग ृ ञ ् ज
- m. a plant; -ana: -ka, m. kind of onion or garlic.

गृञ्जन gṛjana
Skt: [ -ana: -ka, ] - m. kind of onion or garlic. - Mac085c3
Skt: गृञ्जन gṛjana - m. turnip, kind of onion or garlic or a small red variety of it,
   tops of hemp chewed to produce an inebriating effect. n. poisoned flesh - SpkSkt

inebriate v. tr. . To make drunk; intoxicate. . To exhilarate or stupefy as if with alcohol. - AHTD 


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गृणत् [ gri-n-at ]
- (pr.pt. of √1. gr ) m. singer


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गृत्स [ grt-sa ]
- a. [eager: √gridh] nimble; dexterous, clever: -mad, m. N. of a Rishi: pl. his descendants.

Gritsamada गृत्समद , is a rishi, credited with most of Mandala 2 of the Rigveda (36 out of 43, hymns 27-29 being attributed to his son Kurma and 4-7 to Somahuti). Grtsamada was a son of Shunahotra of the family of Angiras, but by Indra's will he was transferred to the Bhrigu {Ba.gu. ra..} family. In the plural, the name refers to the clan of Grtsamada, so used in RV 2.4, 19, 39, 41. - Wikipedia - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gritsamada 170618



गृध् [ gridh ]
- iv. p.



गृध्नु [ gridh-n ]
- a. quick, hasty; greedy, eager (for, lc., --); (u)-t, f. greed; eagerness for (--).

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गृध्य grdhya [ grdh-ya ]
= (ग ृ) (ध ् य) = गृ ध्य  --> {gRi.Dya.}
-- a. coveted.

UKT 140916: Pal-Myan words that might be related to गृध्य grdhya implying 'greed' & 'covetousness' are found in UHS-PMD0354 with the suffix {ga.Nha.}, e.g.,
Pal: {ga.Nha.ti.} - UHS-PMD0354  



गृध्या [ gridh-y ]
- f. greed; eagerness for (--); -yin, a. greedy; eager for (--).


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गृध्र grdhra [ grdh-ra ]
=  ग ृ ध ् र --> {gRi.Dra.}
Skt: -- a. id.; m. (, f.) vulture: -kta, m. N. of a mountain (vulture-peak); -drishti, a. vulture-eyed;
  -pati, -r
g, -rga, m. vulture-king, ep. of Jatāyū -- Mac085-c3
Pal: {gaiz~Za.}
- - UHS-PMD0365

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गृभ् [ gribh ]
- v. [ grabh ]



गृभ [ gribh- ]
- m. haft, handle.



गृभय [ gribh-ya ]
- den. P. grasp, seize.


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