Amarshana, Amarṣaṇa, Āmarṣaṇa, Āmarśana: 12 definitions


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The Sanskrit terms Amarṣaṇa and Āmarṣaṇa and Āmarśana can be transliterated into English as Amarsana or Amarshana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Amarshana in Purana glossary
Source: Wisdom Library: Bhagavata Purana

Amarṣaṇa (अमर्षण):—Son of Sandhi (son of Prasuśruta). He had a son named Mahasvān. (see Bhāgavata Purāṇa 9.12.7)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

Amarṣaṇa (अमर्षण).—The son of Sandhi and father of Mahasvat.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 12. 7.
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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

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

Amarṣaṇa (अमर्षण).—a.

1) Impatient, intolerant, unforgiving; विशेषात्परिपूर्णस्य याति शत्रोरमर्षणः आभि- मुख्यम् (viśeṣātparipūrṇasya yāti śatroramarṣaṇaḥ ābhi- mukhyam) Pañcatantra (Bombay) 1.326.

2) Angry, indignant, passionate; हृदि क्षतो गोत्रभिदप्यमर्षणः (hṛdi kṣato gotrabhidapyamarṣaṇaḥ) R.3.53; अभिमन्युवधामर्षितैः पाण्डुपुत्रैः (abhimanyuvadhāmarṣitaiḥ pāṇḍuputraiḥ) Ve.4.

3) Impetuous, determined.

See also (synonyms): amarṣita, amarṣin, amarṣavat.

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Āmarṣaṇa (आमर्षण).—Anger, wrath, impatience; see अमर्ष (amarṣa).

Derivable forms: āmarṣaṇam (आमर्षणम्).

See also (synonyms): āmarṣa.

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Āmarśana (आमर्शन).—

1) Touching, close contact.

2) Rubbing, wiping.

3) Counsel, advice.

4) Disposition of the mind (manovṛtti); विद्वान्स्वप्न इवामर्शसाक्षिणं विररामह (vidvānsvapna ivāmarśasākṣiṇaṃ virarāmaha) Bhāgavata 4.28.4.

Derivable forms: āmarśanam (आमर्शनम्).

See also (synonyms): āmarśa.

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

Amarṣaṇa (अमर्षण).—mfn.

(-ṇaḥ-ṇā-ṇaṃ) Passionate, wrathful. E. As before, lyuṭ aff.

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Āmarṣaṇa (आमर्षण).—n.

(-ṇaṃ) 1. Rubbing, wiping. 2. Anger. E. āṅ before mṛṣa to rub, &c. lyuṭ aff.

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

Amarṣaṇa (अमर्षण).—adj. impatient, unable to endure, [Nala] 12, 54; wrathful, [Hiḍimbavadha] 4, 54

Amarṣaṇa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms a and marṣaṇa (मर्षण).

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

Amarṣaṇa (अमर्षण).—[adjective] not enduring, impatient; [neuter] = [preceding]

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

1) Amarṣaṇa (अमर्षण):—[=a-marṣaṇa] [from a-marṣa] mfn. = amarṣa vat, [Mahābhārata] etc., impatient (cf. raṇāmarṣaṇa)

2) [v.s. ...] m. (= amarṣa), Name of a prince, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

3) [v.s. ...] n. impatience of ([genitive case]), [Mahābhārata xiii, 2159.]

4) Āmarṣaṇa (आमर्षण):—[from āmarṣa] n. (for a-m q.v.) idem, [ib.]

5) Āmarśana (आमर्शन):—[=ā-marśana] [from ā-mṛś] n. touching, wiping off, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

1) Amarṣaṇa (अमर्षण):—[a-marṣaṇa] (ṇaḥ-ṇā-ṇaṃ) a. Passionate.

2) Āmarṣaṇa (आमर्षण):—[ā-marṣaṇa] (ṇaṃ) 1. n. Rubbing; wrath.

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

Amarṣaṇa (अमर्षण) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Amarisaṇa.

[Sanskrit to German]

Amarshana 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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Amarshana in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Amarṣaṇa (ಅಮರ್ಷಣ):—[noun] = ಅಮರ್ಷ - [amarsha -] 2; 2. a man not willing to bear or tolerate; an impatient person.

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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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