Ashravya, Aśrāvya, Āśrāvya: 4 definitions


Ashravya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 terms Aśrāvya and Āśrāvya can be transliterated into English as Asravya or Ashravya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Source: Puranic Encyclopedia

Āśrāvya (आश्राव्य).—A muni (sage) in Indra’s assembly. (Mahābhārata, Sabhā Parva, Chapter 7, Verse 18).

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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

aśrāvya (अश्राव्य).—a S Improper to be heard or listened to. 2 Inaudible.

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

aśrāvya (अश्राव्य).—a Inaudible; improper to be heard.

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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-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Aśrāvya (अश्राव्य).—a.

1) Not to be heard.

2) Unfit to be heard, not to be spoken of.

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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. 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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