my ignorance of Skt.

Madhav Deshpande mmdesh at UMICH.EDU
Thu Jul 2 02:46:35 UTC 1998

Gaur bAhIkaH is taken as a derogatory comment meaning:  "The bAhIka (or
bAhlIka, a resident of the northwestern region of this name) is [stupid
like] a bull."  This is often cited as an example of gauNI lakSaNA.

                        Madhav Deshpande

On Wed, 1 Jul 1998, jonathan silk wrote:

> I am sure this is due to nothing more than my almost non-existent knowledge
> of Skt., but I cannot understand Prof. Witzel's
> Gaur bahIkaH.
>  (well, I've got the first word ...).  Would someone save me from my ignorance?
> Jonathan SILK
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