Aharaniya, Aharaṇīya: 4 definitions


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Alternative spellings of this word include Aharaniy.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Aharaṇīya (अहरणीय).—a.

1) Not to be stolen, removed, or taken away; अहार्यं व्राह्मणद्रव्यं राज्ञां नित्यमिति स्थितिः (ahāryaṃ vrāhmaṇadravyaṃ rājñāṃ nityamiti sthitiḥ) Manusmṛti 9.189.

2) Not to be won over (by fraud), devoted, loyal; Manusmṛti 7.217.

3) Firm, unflinching, inexorable; °:निश्चया (niścayā) Daśakumāracarita 41. विमुच्य साऽऽहारमहार्यनिश्चया (vimucya sā''hāramahāryaniścayā) Kumārasambhava 5.8. °विक्रम (vikrama) a. Bhāgavata 3.18.2.

-ryaḥ A mountain; °tā, -tvam not being liable to be taken away, security; सर्वद्रव्येषु विद्यैव द्रव्यमाहुरनुत्तमम् । अहार्यत्वात् (sarvadravyeṣu vidyaiva dravyamāhuranuttamam | ahāryatvāt)... H. Pr.4.

See also (synonyms): ahārya.

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

Aharaṇīya (अहरणीय).—mfn.

(-yaḥ-yā-yaṃ) Not to be taken away. E. a neg. haraṇīya to be taken.

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

Aharaṇīya (अहरणीय):—[=a-haraṇīya] [from a-hara] mfn. not to be taken away.

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Hindi dictionary

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

Aharaṇīya (अहरणीय) [Also spelled aharaniy]:—(a) inviolable, unprescriptible; —[adhikāra] unprescriptible right.

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