Martanda mArtaNDa m. (later form of {martANDa} q.v.) the sun or the god of the sun (often ifc. in titles of books ; cf. {chandoprameya-m-} a statue of the sun-god N. of various authors (cf. comp) pl. the Adityas (and therefore a symbolical N. for the number twelve) hog , boar 6 mArtANDa m. (fr. {mRtANDa}) sprung from a (seemingly) lifeless egg a bird bird in the sky the sun (= or v.l. for , {mArtaNDa})