Abhimarshana, Abhimarśana, Abhimarṣaṇa: 8 definitions


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The Sanskrit terms Abhimarśana and Abhimarṣaṇa can be transliterated into English as Abhimarsana or Abhimarshana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Abhimarśana (अभिमर्शन) or Abhimarṣaṇa (अभिमर्षण).—

1) Touch, contact; उष्णांशुकराभिमर्षात् (uṣṇāṃśukarābhimarṣāt) Śiśupālavadha 4.16.

2) Assault; violence, attack; सर्वतः समुपेतस्य तव तेनाभिमर्षणम् (sarvataḥ samupetasya tava tenābhimarṣaṇam) Rām.6.111.8.

3) Outraging, touching carnally, sexual intercourse; कृताभि- मर्षामनुमन्यमानः (kṛtābhi- marṣāmanumanyamānaḥ) Ś.5.2 carnally touched or embraced, seduced, outraged; पराभिमर्शो न तवास्ति (parābhimarśo na tavāsti) Kumārasambhava 5.43 (Malli = paradharṣaṇam); परदाराभिमर्शेषु प्रवृत्तान् (paradārābhimarśeṣu pravṛttān) Manusmṛti 8.352, Y.2.284. (v. l. avamarśanam). cf. also आत्मानं मृगमुद्दिश्य भ्रातृदाराभिमर्शनम् (ātmānaṃ mṛgamuddiśya bhrātṛdārābhimarśanam) | Abhiṣeka.1.2. तस्य दाराभिमर्शेन कथं दण्ड्योऽस्मि राघव (tasya dārābhimarśena kathaṃ daṇḍyo'smi rāghava) | Abhiṣeka 1.21.

Derivable forms: abhimarśanam (अभिमर्शनम्), abhimarṣaṇam (अभिमर्षणम्).

See also (synonyms): abhimarśa.

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

Abhimarśana (अभिमर्शन).—n.

(-naṃ) Touching, rubbing. E. abhi before mṛśa to rub, with lyuṭ aff.

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Abhimarṣaṇa (अभिमर्षण).—n.

(-ṇaṃ) 1. Sprinkling upon or over. 2. Licking the lips as an indication of guilt or prevarication. E. abhi, and mṛṣa to sprinkle, lyuṭ aff.

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

Abhimarśana (अभिमर्शन).—i. e. abhi -mṛś-ana, n. Touching improperly, Yājñ, 2, 284. Also incorrectly (see the last) with ṣaṇa instead of śana, [Rāmāyaṇa] 6, 66, 26.

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

1) Abhimarśana (अभिमर्शन):—[=abhi-marśana] a See abhi-√mṛś.

2) [=abhi-marśana] [from abhi-mṛś] b n. (or less correctly abhi-marṣaṇa, [Rāmāyaṇa]) touching, contact, [Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra; Yājñavalkya] etc.

3) [v.s. ...] mfn. (ifc.) = abhi-marśaka, [Rāmāyaṇa; Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

4) Abhimarṣaṇa (अभिमर्षण):—[=abhi-marṣaṇa] [from abhi-mṛś] n. (or more correctly abhi-marśana, [Rāmāyaṇa]) touching, contact, [Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra; Yājñavalkya] etc.

5) [v.s. ...] mfn. (ifc.) = abhi-marśaka, [Rāmāyaṇa; Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

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

Abhimarśana (अभिमर्शन):—[tatpurusha compound] n.

(-nam) Touching, contact with. Comp. abhimarśa and abhimarṣaṇa. E. mṛś with abhi, kṛt aff. lyuṭ.

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Abhimarṣaṇa (अभिमर्षण):—[tatpurusha compound] n.

(-ṇam) 1) The same as abhimarśana, which is, however, the more correct reading; e. g. Nārada: manuṣya māraṇaṃ steyaṃ paradārābhimarṣaṇam . pāruṣyamanṛtaṃ caiva sāhasaṃ pañcadhā smṛtam; or Kumārila on a Mānava S.: cāturmāsyādāvutkarṣādabhimarṣaṇam.

2) Licking the lips as an indication of guilt or prevarication. E. mṛṣ (= mṛś) with abhi, kṛt aff. lyuṭ.

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

1) Abhimarśana (अभिमर्शन):—[abhi-marśana] (naṃ) 1. n. Friction.

2) Abhimarṣaṇa (अभिमर्षण):—[abhi-marṣaṇa] (ṇaṃ) 1. n. Sprinkling on; a sign made by prevaricators.

3) Abhimarśana (अभिमर्शन):—[abhi-marśana] (naḥ-nā-naṃ) a. Destructive.

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