Abhisarini, Abhisāriṇī: 3 definitions


Abhisarini 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.

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

[«previous next»] — Abhisarini in Vyakarana glossary
Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Abhisāriṇī (अभिसारिणी).—Name of a metre in which two feet have ten syllables and the other two have twelve syllables; cf. वैराजजागतैः पादैर्यो वाचेत्य-भिसारिणी (vairājajāgataiḥ pādairyo vācetya-bhisāriṇī) R. Pr. XIV. 43.

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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

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Abhisarini in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Abhisāriṇī (अभिसारिणी):—[=abhi-sāriṇī] [from abhi-sārin > abhi-sṛ] f. = abhi-sārikā, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) [v.s. ...] Name of a species of the Triṣṭubh metre (as that in [Ṛg-veda x, 23, 5], in which two Pāda’s contain twelve instead of eleven syllables, and which therefore is said to approach another metre called Jagatī), [Ṛgveda-prātiśākhya]

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

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

Abhisāriṇi (ಅಭಿಸಾರಿಣಿ):—[noun] = ಅಭಿಸಾರಿಕೆ [abhisarike].

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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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