siddha

noun (1)
sid·​dha | \ ˈsidə \
plural -s

Definition of siddha

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: rice that is soaked in water and then boiled before milling

Siddha

noun (2)
Sid·​dha | \ ˈsidə \
plural -s

Definition of Siddha (Entry 2 of 2)

Jainism & Hinduism
: one who has attained perfection especially as shown by occult powers

History and Etymology for siddha

Noun (1)

native name in Bengal

Noun (2)

Sanskrit, literally, successful, from sidhyati he goes straight to a goal, succeeds; akin to Sanskrit sādhati he comes to his goal

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“Siddha.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/siddha. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.

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