Anamana, Anamāna: 6 definitions


Anamana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Anmana.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

anamāna (अनमान).—m (a & māna) Slight, disregard, unconcern, indifference, heedlessness about. Hence, the apparent sense, Vacillation or hesitation. a0 na ṭhēvaṇēṃ-dharaṇēṃ-pāhaṇēṃ g. of o. To pay no deference or respect to; to be unregardful of or unconcerned about (any object that might be viewed as formidable or worthy of regard).

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

anamāna (अनमान).—m Slight, disregard or indiffer- ence. Hesitation, vacillation.

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

1) Anāmana (अनामन):—mn. Name of a disease, [Atharva-veda]

2) Ānamana (आनमन):—[=ā-namana] [from ā-nam] n. = ā-nati q.v., [Tārānātha tarkavācaspati’s Vācaspatyam, Sanskrit dictionary]

3) Ānāmana (आनामन):—[=ā-nāmana] [from ā-nam] n. propitiation, gaining (a god’s) favour, conciliation.

[Sanskrit to German]

Anamana 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

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

1) Anamanā (अनमना) [Also spelled anmana]:—(a) indisposed; out of sorts, in low spirits; absent-minded; hence ~[pana] (nm).

2) Ānamana (आनमन):—(nm) flexure: bending.

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