Asadbhava, Asadbhāva, Asat-bhava: 8 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Asadbhāva (असद्भाव).—

1) non-existence, absence.

2) a bad or wicked opinion.

3) an evil disposition.

Derivable forms: asadbhāvaḥ (असद्भावः).

Asadbhāva is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms asat and bhāva (भाव).

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

Asadbhāva (असद्भाव).—m.

(-vaḥ) 1. An evil temperament or disposition. 2. Nonexistence. E. asat and bhāva nature.

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

Asadbhāva (असद्भाव).—[masculine] non-presence, absence.

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

1) Asadbhāva (असद्भाव):—[=asad-bhāva] [from asad > a-sat] m. non-existence, absence, [Vedāntasāra] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] an evil temperament or disposition, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Asadbhāva (असद्भाव):—[asad-bhāva] (vaḥ) 1. m. Bad disposition.

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

Asadbhāva (असद्भाव) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Asabbhāva.

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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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