Abhisarana, Abhisaraṇa: 14 definitions

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Introduction:

Abhisarana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Jainism, Prakrit, Hindi. 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Abhisaran.

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Marathi-English dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

abhisaraṇa (अभिसरण).—n S Running abroad; flowing about; spilled or shed state (esp. of liquids). 2 Dispersion (as of wind in the bowels). 3 Going towards, approaching.

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

abhisaraṇa (अभिसरण).—n Running abroad, approaching.

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abhisāraṇa (अभिसारण).—m-sāraṇa n Spilling or shedding, scattering.

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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 dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Abhisaraṇa (अभिसरण).—

1) Approaching, going to meet (also with hostile intentions).

2) Meeting, rendezvous, assignation or appointment of lovers; त्वदभिसरणरभसेन वलन्ती पतति पदानि कियन्ति चलन्ती (tvadabhisaraṇarabhasena valantī patati padāni kiyanti calantī) Gīt.6.

Derivable forms: abhisaraṇam (अभिसरणम्).

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Abhisāraṇa (अभिसारण).—Going to meet a lover &c. प्रकुपितमभिसारणेऽनुनेतुं (prakupitamabhisāraṇe'nunetuṃ) Ki.1.58.

Derivable forms: abhisāraṇam (अभिसारणम्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Abhisaraṇa (अभिसरण).—see an-abhi°.

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

Abhisāraṇa (अभिसारण).—n.

(-ṇaṃ) 1. Coming to or near, visiting, attending, following. 2. Improtuning. E. abhi, and sāraṇa going.

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

Abhisaraṇa (अभिसरण).—i. e. abhi-sṛ + ana, n. An amorous visit, [Daśakumāracarita] in Chr. 182, 12.

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

Abhisaraṇa (अभिसरण):—[=abhi-saraṇa] [from abhi-sṛ] n. meeting, rendezvous (of lovers), [Sāhitya-darpaṇa etc.]

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

Abhisaraṇa (अभिसरण):—[tatpurusha compound] n.

(-ṇam) 1) Approaching, esp. with hostile intent, attacking.

2) A visit, esp. of an amorous kind, an assignation, a lover’s appointment; e. g. Vikramorv.: tataḥ praviśatyākāśayānena kṛtābhisaraṇaveśorvaśī citralekhā ca; or Daśakumārach.: vṛhaspaterutathyabhāryābhisaraṇam; or Gītagov.: tvadabhisaraṇarabhasena valantī . patati padāni kiyanti calantī . nātha hare . sīdati rādhā vāsagṛhe. Comp. abhisāra. E. sṛ with abhi, kṛt aff. lyuṭ.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Abhisaraṇa (अभिसरण) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Abhisaraṇa, Ahisaraṇa, Ahisāraṇa.

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Abhisarana in German

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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 (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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Hindi dictionary

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Abhisaraṇa (अभिसरण) [Also spelled abhisaran]:—(nm) going towards a point for meeting; rendezvous (of lovers); convergence.

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Prakrit-English dictionary

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Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary

Abhisaraṇa (अभिसरण) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Abhisaraṇa.

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Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.

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Kannada-English dictionary

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

Abhisaraṇa (ಅಭಿಸರಣ):—

1) [noun] a going towards.

2) [noun] a going to meet a lover at a prefixed place and at prefixed time.

3) [noun] an appointment to meet, esp. one made secretly by lovers; tryst; rendezvous.

4) [noun] a marching , with an army, against an enemy.

5) [noun] the act of being diffused throughout; pervasion.

6) [noun] common acceptance; general use; prevalence; currency.

7) [noun] a going behind; a following.

8) [noun] (math.) a meeting at one point or value; convergence.

9) [noun] (math.) approaching a definite limit, as the sum of certain infinite series of numbers.

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Abhisāraṇa (ಅಭಿಸಾರಣ):—[noun] a going to meet a lover at a prefixed place and at prefixed time.

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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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