Aisa, Āīsa, Aisha, Aiśa: 13 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Aiśa can be transliterated into English as Aisa or Aisha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Aish.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

āīsa (आईस).—f C (Vulgar for āī) A mother.

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aisā (ऐसा).—a & ad decl (Poetry.) See the popular form asā.

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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

Aiśa (ऐश).—a. (-śī f.) [ईश-अण् (īśa-aṇ)]

1) Belonging to Śiva; सुरसरिदिव तेजो वह्निनिष्ठपूतमैशम् (surasaridiva tejo vahniniṣṭhapūtamaiśam) R.2.75. हास्यश्रीराजहंसा हरतु तनुरिव क्लेशमैशी शरद्वः (hāsyaśrīrājahaṃsā haratu tanuriva kleśamaiśī śaradvaḥ) Mu.1.

2) Supreme, regal. (aiśī) Name of the Nakṣatra रोहिणी (rohiṇī).

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

Aiśa (ऐश).—mfn.

(-śaḥ-śī-śaṃ) 1. Divine. 2. Regal. E. īśa, and aṇ aff.

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

Aiśa (ऐश).—i. e. īśa + a, adj. Belonging to Śiva, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 9, 10, 6.

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

Aiśa (ऐश).—[adjective] Śiva’s belonging to Śiva.

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

1) Aiśa (ऐश):—mfn. ([from] īśa), relating to or coming from Śiva, Śiva-like, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa; Agni-purāṇa; Raghuvaṃśa]

2) divine, supreme, regal.

3) Aiṣa (ऐष):—n. Name of several Sāmans.

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

Aiśa (ऐश):—[(śaḥ-śā-śaṃ) a.] Divine. Also aiśvara and aiśika.

[Sanskrit to German]

Aisa 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

1) Aiśa (ऐश) [Also spelled aish]:—(nm) sensuous pleasure, enjoyment, luxury; ~[parasta] wedded/given to sensual enjoyment/pleasure, luxury-loving; hence ~[parastī; ~pasanda] luxurious, luxury-loving; -[o-ārāma] luxury, luxury and comfort; -[o-iśarata] luxury and sensual pleasure/enjoyment; —[uḍānā/lūṭanā] to revel in pleasure/with sensual enjoyment.

2) Aisā (ऐसा) [Also spelled esa]:—(a) such, of this type; -[vaisā] trifling, of no consequence; insignificant; [aisī] ([]) [taisī] an abusive expression (directed towards something or someone); down (with him); —•[karanā/0 meṃ jāne denā] damn it, let it go to hell, to damn with feint praise.

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Prakrit-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary

1) Aisa (ऐस) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Apa.

2) Āisa (आइस) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Ādiś.

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Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Aisā (ಐಸಾ):—[noun] a spell uttered by workers while heaving a load.

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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

Source: unoes: Nepali-English Dictionary

Aisa (ऐस):—n. 1. delight; luxury; life of pleasure and comfort; 2. sensuality; hedonism; voluptuousness;

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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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