Amanitva, Amānitva: 6 definitions


Amanitva means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

amānitva (अमानित्व).—n (Poetry.) Exemption from pride, conceit, or ego-ness (self-assertion): also simple lowliness or humility. Ex. mitabhāṣaṇa śānta dānta || aṅgīṃ a0 adambhitva || ahiṃsaka ativirakta || tōci guru karāvā || Also rāma upāsaka jē santa || hī lakṣaṇēṃ tyācīṃ niśrcita || a0 adambhitva ahiṃsādika samasta guṇa jēthēṃ || (This is from the Sanskrit a0 adambhitva ahiṃsā kṣāntirārjavaṃ.)

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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

Amānitva (अमानित्व).—Modesty, humility. अमानित्वमदाम्भित्वम् (amānitvamadāmbhitvam) Bhagavadgītā (Bombay) 13.7.

Derivable forms: amānitvam (अमानित्वम्).

See also (synonyms): amānitā.

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

Amānitva (अमानित्व).—i. e. a-mānin + tva, n. Humility, [Vedāntasāra, (in my Chrestomathy.)] in Chr. 219, 6.

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

Amānitva (अमानित्व).—[neuter] [abstract] to seq.

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

Amānitva (अमानित्व):—[=amāni-tva] [from a-mānin] ([Bhagavad-gītā] etc.) n. modesty, humility.

[Sanskrit to German]

Amanitva 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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