Ūrmimān

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By M. A. Alwar


Sometimes transliterated as: Urmiman, UrmimAn, UUrmimaan


31. ūrmimān: the word is ending with T. it can be used in all the three genders. The sense is that which has the waves. It is derived as ūrmi + matup affix. The synonym is vakra. It is stated in the Mahabharata, Draupadīpraśna as “the king’s consort was held with the long and black hairs which had waves.”


References

  • Shabdakalpadrumah by Raja Radhakantdev, Varadaprasada Vasu, Haricarana Vasu