Vatadhana, Vāṭadhāna, Vata-dhana: 11 definitions
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Vāṭadhāna (वाटधान):—m. pl. Nomen proprium eines Volkes [Mahābhārata 6, 354] [?(Viṣṇupurāṇa 189). 2405] (vāradhāna ed. Calc.). [?7, 398. 8, 3650. Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 14, 26. 16, 22. Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 57, 35. 58, 44. als Brahmanen bezeichnet Mahābhārata 2, 1190. 1749. 1826.] m. sg. ein Fürst der Vāṭ. [?1, 2699. 5, 86. Nalopākhyāna sg. Bez. des Landes 600. Nach Manu’s Gesetzbuch 10, 21] stammt der vāṭadhāna von ausgestossenen Brahmanen.
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