Acaryani, Ācāryānī, Ācāryāṇī: 6 definitions


Acaryani 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Acharyani.

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ācāryānī (आचार्यानी).—[ācārya-striyām ānuk P.IV.1.49 Vārt.] The wife of an आचार्य (ācārya) or holy preceptor; शत्रुमूलमनुत्खाय न पुनर्द्रष्टुमुत्सहे । त्र्यम्बकं देवमाचार्यमाचार्यानीं च पार्वतीम् (śatrumūlamanutkhāya na punardraṣṭumutsahe | tryambakaṃ devamācāryamācāryānīṃ ca pārvatīm) Mv.3.6. cf. आचार्यानी भर्तृयोगे आचार्या तूपदेशिनी (ācāryānī bhartṛyoge ācāryā tūpadeśinī).

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

Ācāryānī (आचार्यानी):—[from ā-car] f. (with dental n [vArttika] on [Pāṇini 4-1, 49]) the wife of an Ācārya, [Mahāvīra-caritra 40, 15] (with cerebral )

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Acaryani in German

context information

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

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Ācāryāṇi (ಆಚಾರ್ಯಾಣಿ):—[noun] one’s teacher’s wife.

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Ācāryāni (ಆಚಾರ್ಯಾನಿ):—[noun] = ಆಚಾರ್ಯಾಣಿ [acaryani].

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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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Nepali dictionary

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Source: unoes: Nepali-English Dictionary

Ācāryāṇī (आचार्याणी):—[ācāryā / ācāryāṇī] n. fem. 1. a spiritual preceptress/guide; 2. the wife of a आचार्य [ācārya ] or holy preceptor;

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Nepali is the primary language of the Nepalese people counting almost 20 million native speakers. The country of Nepal is situated in the Himalaya mountain range to the north of India.

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