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By Jit Majumdar

  1. of/ from the earth; son of the earth
  2. the planet Mars
  3. the rākşasa son of Sińhikā who was killed by Paraśurāma (Br. Pur.); another name for Tuesday, or Mańgalavāra, the day of the planet Mars.