Ashvineya, Āśvineya: 7 definitions


Ashvineya 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.

The Sanskrit term Āśvineya can be transliterated into English as Asvineya or Ashvineya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Āśvineya (आश्विनेय).—m. [aśvinyāḥ apatyaṃ ḍhak]

1) The two Aśvins (physicians of gods).

2) Name of Nakula and Sahadeva, journey for a horse.

Derivable forms: āśvineyaḥ (आश्विनेयः).

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

Āśvineya (आश्विनेय).—m. du. (-yau) The two twin sons of Aswini by Surya, and physicians of Swarga; one of them is named Nasatya, the other Dasra. or the patronymic may be used in the singular to designate either one of them. E. aśvinī and ṭhak aff.

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

1) Āśvineya (आश्विनेय):—[from āśva] m. ([from] aśvin), Name of Nakula

2) [v.s. ...] of Saha-deva, [Mahābhārata]

3) [v.s. ...] ([from] aśvinī), Name of either of the two Aśvins, [Naiṣadha-carita]

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

Āśvineya (आश्विनेय):—(yau) 1. m. The two twin sons of Ashwinī.

[Sanskrit to German]

Ashvineya in German

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

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

Āśvinēya (ಆಶ್ವಿನೇಯ):—

1) [noun] the famous Hindu mythological pair of celestial physicians.

2) [noun] either of the twin sons of Mādri, wife of king Pāṇḍu, in Mahābhārata.

context information

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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