stridhana

noun stri·dha·na \ˈstrēˌdənə\
variants: less commonly

stridhan

\-dən\

Definition of stridhana

plural

-s

Hindu law

  1. :  any property belonging to a woman; especially :  property absolutely at her disposal and going to her heirs upon her death intestate

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Origin and Etymology of stridhana

Sanskrit strīdhana, from strī woman + dhana property — more at dhan


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