Anashramin, Anāśramin: 5 definitions


Anashramin means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

The Sanskrit term Anāśramin can be transliterated into English as Anasramin or Anashramin, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Anāśramin (अनाश्रमिन्).—m. One who does not belong to, or follow, any of the 4 orders of life (gṛhasthādyāśramaśūnya); अनाश्रमी न तिष्ठेत्तु क्षणमेकमपि द्विजः (anāśramī na tiṣṭhettu kṣaṇamekamapi dvijaḥ); अनाश्रम-मे-वासः (anāśrama-me-vāsaḥ) not dwelling in any Āśrama.

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

Anāśramin (अनाश्रमिन्):—[=an-āśramin] m. one who does not belong to or follow any of the four Āśramas or religious orders to which Brāhmans at different periods of life are bound to attach themselves.

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

Anāśramin (अनाश्रमिन्):—[tatpurusha compound] m.

(-mī) One not belonging to one of the āśramas (q. v.) or religious orders. E. a neg. and āśramin.

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Anashramin 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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