Abhicaraniya, Abhicaraṇīya: 4 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Abhicaraṇīya (अभिचरणीय).—a. Fit for exorcising.

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

1) Abhicaraṇīya (अभिचरणीय):—[=abhi-caraṇīya] [from abhi-car] mfn. fit for enchanting or exorcising, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] ([negative] an-) [commentator or commentary] on [Manu-smṛti xi, 197.]

3) Abhicāraṇīya (अभिचारणीय):—[=abhi-cāraṇīya] [from abhi-car] mfn. to be enchanted, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Abhicaraṇīya (अभिचरणीय):—m. f. n.

(-yaḥ-yā-yam) Referring to charms used for a malevolent purpose; e. g. Sāyaṇa in the introd. of a chapter of the Shaḍviṃśabr.: athābhicaraṇīyayajñeṣu . ekasyai hiṃkarotītyādyāḥ pañcānuvākāḥ . trivṛdādīnāṃ triṇavaparyantānāṃ viṣṭuticodanāḥ. See abhicāra. E. abhicaraṇa, taddh. aff. cha.

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Abhicāraṇīya (अभिचारणीय):—[tatpurusha compound] m. f. n.

(-yaḥ-yā-yam) To be enchanted, deserving or allowed to be brought under a spell; e. g. Kullūka: abhicāronabhicāraṇīyasya; or Medhātithi: abhicāraṇīyābhicāropyanujñāmnātaḥ. E. car in the caus., with abhi, kṛtya aff. anīyar.

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