Anvesin, Anveshin, Anveṣin: 11 definitions


Anvesin means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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 Anveṣin can be transliterated into English as Anvesin or Anveshin, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Pali-English dictionary

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Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Anvesin, (anu-esin) (adj.) striving after, seeking, wishing for Sn.965 (kusala°). (Page 50)

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Anveṣin (अन्वेषिन्).—a. Searching after, seeking for, inquiring &c.; सदा हि दर्शनाकाङ्क्षी श्रेयोऽन्वेषी च वो हरिः (sadā hi darśanākāṅkṣī śreyo'nveṣī ca vo hariḥ) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 3.183.4. पौरा अस्मदन्वेषिणः (paurā asmadanveṣiṇaḥ) Ś.1.; अनुपद्यन्वेष्टा (anupadyanveṣṭā) P.V. 2.9; अन्तरान्वेषी भवामि (antarānveṣī bhavāmi) Ś.7; तौ सीतान्वेषिणौ (tau sītānveṣiṇau) R.12.54; कुमुदविटपान्वेषी हंसः (kumudaviṭapānveṣī haṃsaḥ) H.4.12.

See also (synonyms): anveṣaka, anveṣṭṛ.

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

Anveṣin (अन्वेषिन्).—mfn. (-ṣī-ṣiṇī-ṣi) Seeking, inquiring after. E. anu before, iṣa to wish, ṇini aff.

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

Anveṣin (अन्वेषिन्).—i. e. anu- 2. iṣ + in, adj., f. iṇī, Searching, [Rājataraṅgiṇī] 5, 463.

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

Anveṣin (अन्वेषिन्).—[adjective] searching, seeking.

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

Anveṣin (अन्वेषिन्):—[=anv-eṣin] [from anv-iṣ] ([Pāṇini 5-2, 90, etc.]) mfn. searching, inquiring.

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

Anveṣin (अन्वेषिन्):—[tatpurusha compound] m. f. n.

(-ṣī-ṣiṇī-ṣi) Searching. E. iṣ (cl. 4) with anu, kṛt aff. ṇini.

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

Anveṣin (अन्वेषिन्):—[anve+ṣin] (ṣī-ṣiṇī-ṣi) a. Seeking.

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

Anveṣin (अन्वेषिन्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Aṇṇesi.

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Anvesin 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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