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Webster Dictionary

  1. Dandi(noun)

    a boatman; an oarsman

  2. Origin: [Hind. ni, fr. n an oar.]


  1. Dandi

    Daṇḍin is a 6th-7th century Sanskrit author of prose romances and expounder on poetics. Although he produced literature on his own, most notably the Daśakumāracarita, first translated in 1927 as Hindoo Tales, or The Adventures of the Ten Princes, he is best known for composing the Kāvyādarśa, the handbook of classical Sanskrit poetics, or Kāvya. His writings were all in Sanskrit. He lived in Kanchipuram in modern-day Tamil Nadu.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dandi in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dandi in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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