Abhashana, Abhāṣaṇa, Ābhāṣaṇa, Ābhāsana: 8 definitions


Abhashana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

The Sanskrit terms Abhāṣaṇa and Ābhāṣaṇa can be transliterated into English as Abhasana or Abhashana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Abhashana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Abhāṣaṇa (अभाषण).—Not speaking, silence.

Derivable forms: abhāṣaṇam (अभाषणम्).

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Ābhāṣaṇa (आभाषण).—

1) Addressing, speaking to (saṃbodhana).

2) Conversation; सम्बन्धमाभाषणपूर्वमाहुः (sambandhamābhāṣaṇapūrvamāhuḥ) R.2.58.

Derivable forms: ābhāṣaṇam (आभाषणम्).

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Ābhāsana (आभासन).—Making apparent or clear; illuminating.

Derivable forms: ābhāsanam (आभासनम्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhāṣaṇa (अभाषण).—n.

(-ṇaṃ) Silence. E. a neg. and bhāṣaṇa speaking.

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Ābhāṣaṇa (आभाषण).—n.

(-ṇaṃ) Addressing, speaking to. E. āṅ before bhāṣa to speak, lyuṭ aff.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Abhāṣaṇa (अभाषण):—[=a-bhāṣaṇa] n. not speaking, silence.

2) Ābhāṣaṇa (आभाषण):—[=ā-bhāṣaṇa] [from ā-bhāṣ] n. addressing, speaking to, conversing with, entertainment, [Raghuvaṃśa]

3) Ābhāsana (आभासन):—[=ā-bhāsana] [from ā-bhās] n. illuminating, making apparent or clear.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhāṣaṇa (अभाषण):—[tatpurusha compound] n.

(-ṇam) Silence; also as a religious act, comp. mauna. E. a neg. and bhāṣaṇa.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Abhāṣaṇa (अभाषण):—[a-bhāṣaṇa] (ṇaṃ) 1. n. Silence.

2) Ābhāṣaṇa (आभाषण):—[ā-bhāṣaṇa] (ṇaṃ) 1. n. Addressing.

[Sanskrit to German]

Abhashana in German

context information

Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Abhashana in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Abhāṣaṇa (ಅಭಾಷಣ):—[noun] a refraining from speech; silence.

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Ābhāṣaṇa (ಆಭಾಷಣ):—

1) [noun] speech a) the act of speaking; expression or communication of thoughts and feelings by spoken words ; b) that which is spoken; utterance, remark, statement, talk, conversation, etc.

2) [noun] 2) the act or an instance of shouting.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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