search `mukha' in `Apte Dic'

meanings of "mukha"


1.the mouth (fig. also);

2.the face;

3.the snout or muzzle (of any animal);

4.the front;

5.the tip;

6.the edge or sharp point (of any instrument);

7.a teat;

8.the beak or bill of a bird;

9.a direction;

10.opening; entrance to a house;



14.the chief;

15.the surface or upper side;

16.a means;

17.a source;


19.the vedas;

20.(in rhet.) the original cause or source of the action in a drama;

21.the first term in a progression (in alg.);

22.the side opposite to the base of a figure (in geom.)