Anavadhana, Anavadhāna: 12 definitions


Anavadhana 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 Anavdhan.

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Anavadhana in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

anavadhāna (अनवधान).—n (S) Inadvertence, inattention, heedlessness. 2 attrib. Inadvertent or inattentive.

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

anavadhāna (अनवधान).—n Inattention, inadvertence, heedlessness. a Inattentive.

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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

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

Anavadhāna (अनवधान).—a. [na. ba.] Careless, inattentive.

-nam Inadvertence, inattention; °ता () carelessness, remissness in duty (pramāda); कर्तव्याकरणं यत्राकर्तव्यस्याथवा क्रिया । उच्यते द्वितयं तत्र प्रमादोऽनवधानता (kartavyākaraṇaṃ yatrākartavyasyāthavā kriyā | ucyate dvitayaṃ tatra pramādo'navadhānatā) ||.

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

Anavadhāna (अनवधान).—mfn.

(-naḥ-nā-naṃ) Careless, inattentive. n.

(-naṃ) Inadvertence, inattention, carelessness. E. an neg. avadhāna care.

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

Anavadhāna (अनवधान).—[adjective] inattentive, careless; [neuter] [abstract]

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

1) Anavadhāna (अनवधान):—[=an-avadhāna] n. inattention, inadvertence

2) [v.s. ...] mfn. inattentive, careless.

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

Anavadhāna (अनवधान):—I. [tatpurusha compound] n.

(-nam) Inadvertence, inattention, carelessness. See also anavadhānatā and anavahitatva. E. a neg. and avadhāna. Ii. [bahuvrihi compound] m. f. n.

(-naḥ-nā-nam) Inattentive, careless. E. a priv. and avadhāna.

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

Anavadhāna (अनवधान):—[ana+va-dhāna] < [anava-dhāna] (naṃ) 1. n. Inadvertence.

[Sanskrit to German]

Anavadhana 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

[«previous next»] — Anavadhana in Hindi glossary
Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Anavadhāna (अनवधान) [Also spelled anavdhan]:—(nm) absence of concentration, inattention, distraction; inadvertence; negligence; (a) distracted, inadvertent; negligent: ~[] inadvertence, heedlessness.

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Kannada-English dictionary

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

Anavadhāna (ಅನವಧಾನ):—[noun] the state or quality of being heedless, negligent or not attentive; inattentiveness; absent-mindedness.

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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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