Abhinivishta, Abhiniviṣṭa: 5 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Abhiniviṣṭa can be transliterated into English as Abhinivista or Abhinivishta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

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Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Abhiniviṣṭa (अभिनिविष्ट).—That which has already entered on functioning or begun to function; cf. स्वभावत एतेषां शब्दानां एतेष्वर्थेषु अभिनिविष्टानां निमित्तत्वेन अन्वाख्यानं क्रियते (svabhāvata eteṣāṃ śabdānāṃ eteṣvartheṣu abhiniviṣṭānāṃ nimittatvena anvākhyānaṃ kriyate) M. Bh. on II.1.1. cf. पूर्वमपवादा अभिनिविशन्ते पश्चादुत्सर्गाः (pūrvamapavādā abhiniviśante paścādutsargāḥ), M. Bh. on II.3.46; Pari. Śek. Pari. 62.

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Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

abhiniviṣṭa (अभिनिविष्ट).—a S Earnestly attentive, intent, determined upon or engrossed by. 2 Proficient, conversant, familiar with.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

abhiniviṣṭa (अभिनिविष्ट).—a Earnestly attentive, intent, engrossed in. Determined or resolute. Obstinate, perverse.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Abhiniviṣṭa (अभिनिविष्ट).—p. p.

1) Intent on, engrossed in, engaged in or occupied with, applying oneself to; माधवापकारं प्रति अभिनिविष्टा भवामि (mādhavāpakāraṃ prati abhiniviṣṭā bhavāmi) Māl.6.

2) Firmly or steadily fixed, uncontrollably fixed, steady, attentive, intent; अत्यभिनि- विष्टवित्तदर्पस्य (atyabhini- viṣṭavittadarpasya) Dk.29; Māl.1.

3) Endowed with, possessed of; गुरुभिरभिनिविष्टम् (gurubhirabhiniviṣṭam) (garbhaṃm) लोकपालानुभावैः (lokapālānubhāvaiḥ) R.2,75.

4) Determined, resolute, persevering.

5) (In a bad sense) Obstinate, perverse; अथवाभिनिविष्टबुद्धिषु व्रजति व्यर्थकतां सुभाषितम् (athavābhiniviṣṭabuddhiṣu vrajati vyarthakatāṃ subhāṣitam) Śi.16.43; Ki.17.11.

6) Well-versed or proficient in.

-ṣṭam Perseverance.

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

Abhiniviṣṭa (अभिनिविष्ट).—mfn.

(-ṣṭaḥ-ṣṭā-ṣṭaṃ) 1. Conversant or familiar with, studied in. 2. Attentive, engrossed. E. abhi, and niviṣṭa entered.

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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