What does DANDA stand for?
What does DANDA mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: DANDA.
What does DANDA mean?
- In the Devanāgarī script, the danda is a punctuation character. The glyph consists of a single vertical stroke. The character can be found at code point U+0964 in Unicode. The "double danda" is at U+0965. ISCII encodes danda at 0xEA. The danda marks the end of a sentence or period, comparable to a full stop as commonly used in the Latin alphabet. In metrical texts, a double danda is used to delimit verses, and a single danda to delimit a pada or semi-verse.