Aman, Āman, A-man: 4 definitions
Aman means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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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Ayurveda (science of life)Source: Wisdom Library: Local Names of Plants and Drugs
Aman [ꯑꯥꯃꯟ] in the Manipuri language is the name of a plant identified with Lannea coromandelica (Houtt.) Merr. from the Anacardiaceae (Cashew) family having the following synonyms: Dialium coromandelicum, Lannea grandis, Odina wodier. For the possible medicinal usage of aman, you can check this page for potential sources and references, although be aware that any some or none of the side-effects may not be mentioned here, wether they be harmful or beneficial to health.Source: WorldCat: Rāj nighaṇṭu
Aman in the Tamil language refers to Yavānī, also identified with Trachyspermum ammi Linn. or “ajwain” from the Apiaceae or “celery” family of flowering plants, according to verse 6.38-40 of the 13th-century Raj Nighantu or Rājanighaṇṭu. Other than the Tamil word Aman, there are more synonyms identified for this plant among which fifteen are in Sanskrit.
Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Āman (आमन्):—[=ā-√man] [Ātmanepada] ([imperative] 2. [dual number] ā-manyethām) to long to be at, wish one’s self at, [Ṛg-veda iii, 58, 4 and viii, 26, 5.]
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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
1) Aman in Hindi refers in English to:—(nm) peace, tranquillity; -[amana] peace and order; -[caina] peace and happiness; ~[pasamda] peaceful, pacific, peace-loving; ~[pasamdi] pacifism, peace-lovingness, the state or mental attitude of liking peace..—aman (अमन) is alternatively transliterated as Amana.
2) Aman in Hindi refers in English to:—(nf) assurance of protection/security..—aman (अमान) is alternatively transliterated as Amāna.
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Starts with (+202): Amamdadhvani, Amamdanamda, Amamdaruci, Amamdasaumdarya, Amamdasneha, Amamdasnehi, Amamga, Amamgalahari, Amamgalakara, Amamgalakari, Amamgale, Amamtamasa, Amamtani, Amamtiya, Amamtranamgey, Amamtrisu, Amamtrite, Aman mussa, Amana, Amanaapa.
Ends with (+626): Aaman, Abhipraman, Abhisheka-naman, Abhyavaman, Acchidrayaman, Adaman, Adhogaman, Adityanaman, Agharmadhaman, Agharmmadhaman, Agninaman, Agnishtomasaman, Ahahsaman, Ahamnaman, Ahinaman, Ahitanaman, Akhidrayaman, Akraman, Alaukikadhaman, Albizia saman.
Full-text (+11727): Manuja, Purusha, Manusha, Manava, Pumvat, Stridhava, Agredidhishu, Mushkara, Aman mussa, Jahusha, Vaisucana, Purushaka, Nrimedha, Punyapurusha, Tashit aman, Plavaka, Nishada, Manushya, Vyavasayi, Kshetrapala.
Search found 397 books and stories containing Aman, Āman, A-man, Ā-man; (plurals include: Amans, Āmans, mans). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
A Happy Married Life (by Venerable K. Sri Dhammananda)
Sex < [Part 1 - The Nature Of Love And Pleasure]
Advice 1 - The Wife < [The Buddha's Advice To A Couple]
Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 7.100.6 < [Sukta 100]
Rig Veda 7.15.5 < [Sukta 15]
Rig Veda 8.23.13 < [Sukta 23]
The Bhikkhus Rules (by Bhikkhu Ariyesako)
Matchmaking < [Chapter 2 - Relationships]
Intruding On Families < [Chapter 4 - Right Livelihood For A Bhikkhu]
Becoming A Bhikkhu < [Part Two]
A Discourse on Paticcasamuppada (by Venerable Mahasi Sayadaw)
Chapter 12 - Birth And Suffering < [Part 8]
Chapter 2 - Life-cycle < [Part 9]
Chapter 6 - Parami And Kamma < [Part 7]
The Gospel of Buddha (by Paul Carus)
The Markandeya Purana (by Frederick Eden Pargiter)
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