Aranyavasin, Araṇyavāsin, Aranya-vasin: 2 definitions
Aranyavasin 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.
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Araṇyavāsin (अरण्यवासिन्).—a. living in a forest, wild; m. a forest-dweller, an anchorite.
-nī Name of a plant अत्यम्लपर्णी (atyamlaparṇī).
Araṇyavāsin is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms araṇya and vāsin (वासिन्).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Araṇyavāsin (अरण्यवासिन्).—m. (-sī) A hermit, an anchorite. E. araṇya, and vāsin who resides.
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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Partial matches: Aranya.
Starts with: Aranyavasini.
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