From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Jit Majumdar

  1. absorbed in pleasure; pleasant; joyful
  2. as pleasant as the spring
  3. the second month of the spring season and the last month of the Indian year, normally ending in mid-April; son of Budha and grandson of Suratha (BrV. Purāņa); Buddhist and Jaina mendicants (Hc. Kośa) (fem: caitrī):
  4. pertaining to spring; born in spring
  5. new, fresh spring blossom.

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