Acchadana, Acchādana, Acchādanā: 13 definitions



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Alternative spellings of this word include Achchhadana.

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Pali-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Acchadana in Pali glossary
Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

acchādana : (nt.) clothing. || acchādanā (f.), concealment.

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Acchādana, (nt.) (fr. acchādeti) covering, clothing Th.1, 698; Miln.279. — fig. protection, sheltering J.I, 307. (Page 9)

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Acchādanā, (f.) (= prec.) covering, hiding, concealment Pug.19, 23. — Note. In id. p. at Vbh.358 we read accasarā for acchādanā. Is the latter merely a gloss? (Page 9)

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Acchadana in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

ācchādana (आच्छादन).—n (S) Covering over: also concealing or hiding. 2 Covered over or concealed state. 3 A covering gen.; a cloak, mantle, coverlet, sheath, case, lid, shutter.

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

ācchādana (आच्छादन).—n Covering over; concealed state. A covering.

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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

[«previous next»] — Acchadana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ācchādana (आच्छादन).—

1) Covering, concealing, hiding.

2) A covering, sheath.

3) Cloth, clothes; भूषणाच्छादनाशनैः (bhūṣaṇācchādanāśanaiḥ) Y.1.82.

4) A mantle, cloak &c.

5) Disappearance.

6) The wooden frame of a roof.

7) A bed-sheet; स तद्विहाय शयनं पाण्डुराच्छादनास्तृतम् (sa tadvihāya śayanaṃ pāṇḍurācchādanāstṛtam) Rām.7.37.11.

Derivable forms: ācchādanam (आच्छादनम्).

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

Ācchādana (आच्छादन).—n.

(-naṃ) 1. Cloth, clothes. 2. Covering, disappearance. 3. A covering, a sheath, mantle, cloak, &c. E. See the last, affix lyuṭ.

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

Ācchādana (आच्छादन).—i. e. ā -chad + ana, n. 1. Covering, Pañc, 22, 17. 2. Cloth, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 3, 59.

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

Ācchādana (आच्छादन).—[neuter] covering, clothing.

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

1) Ācchādana (आच्छादन):—[=ā-cchādana] [from ā-cchad] n. covering, concealing, hiding, [Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra]

2) [v.s. ...] cloth, clothes, mantle, cloak, [Pāṇini; Āpastamba-dharma-sūtra; Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata] etc.

3) [v.s. ...] a cover for a bed, [Rāmāyaṇa vii, 37, 11]

4) [v.s. ...] the wooden frame of a roof, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Ācchādana (आच्छादन):—(naṃ) 1. n. Idem; a covering.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Ācchādana (आच्छादन):—(wie eben) n.

1) das Verdecken, Verhüllen, Verbergen [Amarakoṣa 1, 1, 2, 24. 3, 4, 127.] [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha 4, 159.] [Medinīkoṣa Nalopākhyāna 167.] [Kātyāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 8, 3, 12.] [Vopadeva’s Grammatik 9, 46.] —

2) Bekleidung, Kleidung [Amarakoṣa 2, 6, 3, 17. 3, 4, 127. 133. 183.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 666,] [Scholiast] [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha] [Medinīkoṣa] [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 4, 3, 143. 6, 2, 170.] [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 3, 59. 9, 202.] [Yājñavalkya’s Gesetzbuch 1, 82.] [Mahābhārata 2, 1252. 3, 14688.] [Sāvitryupākhyāna 3, 20.] [Rāmāyaṇa 2, 37, 8. 3, 58, 24.] [Pañcatantra 128, 20. 129, 8] (bhojanācchādanādikriyāṃ kārayitvā). [134, 22. 135, 7. 10.] Obergewand: paridhānācchādanavastramapi samarpaya [Pañcatantra 226, 17.]

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Ācchādana (आच्छादन):—

2) Betttuch: śayanaṃ pāṇḍurācchādanāstṛtam [Rāmāyaṇa 7, 37, 11.] —

3) = valabhī Dachstuhl [Halāyudha 2, 148.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Ācchādana (आच्छादन):—n.

1) das Verdecken , verhüllen , Verbergen [Gautama's Dharmaśāstra 3,18.] —

2) Bekleidung , Kleidung [Āpastamba’s Dharmasūtra] —

3) Betttuch.

4) *First ; Söller.

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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

[«previous next»] — Acchadana in Hindi glossary
Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Ācchādana (आच्छादन) [Also spelled achchhadan]:—(nm) a covering, cover; ~[dita] covered.

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