Adhura: 9 definitions


Adhura means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi, 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.

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Pali-English dictionary

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

Adhura, (nt.) (a + dhura, see dhura 2) irresponsibility, indifference to oblihations J.IV, 241. (Page 30)

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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

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

adhurā (अधुरा).—a ( H) Incomplete, imperfect, unfinished. 2 Unready; not adept, proficient, or perfected--a person.

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

adhurā (अधुरा).—a Unready. Not adept. Incomplete.

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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

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Adhura (अधुर).—a. [nāsti dhūḥ cintābhāro vā yasya] Not laden, free from the burden of cares &c.

-dhūḥ [na. ta.] Absence of burden or cares.

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

Adhura (अधुर):—[=a-dhura] mfn. not laden.

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

Adhura (अधुर):—[bahuvrihi compound] m. f. n.

(-raḥ-rā-ram) Having no load (as a cart). E. a priv. and dhur, samāsānta aff. a.

[Sanskrit to German]

Adhura 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

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Adhurā (अधुरा):—(a) incomplete, unfinished; ~[pana] incompleteness; imperfection.

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