Atyadhana, Atyādhāna: 6 definitions


Atyadhana 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 dictionary

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

Atyādhāna (अत्याधान).—

1) Laying on, imposition.

2) Transgression.

3) Violation of आधान (ādhāna), not keeping the sacred fire.

Derivable forms: atyādhānam (अत्याधानम्).

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

1) Atyādhāna (अत्याधान):—[=aty-ā-dhāna] [from atyā-dhā] n. act of imposing or placing upon, [Pāṇini]

2) [v.s. ...] imposition, deception, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Atyādhāna (अत्याधान):—n.

(-nam) 1) Putting over, placing over or beyond.

2) A groundless demand, an imposition. E. dhā with ā and ati, kṛt aff. lyuṭ.

[Sanskrit to German]

Atyadhana 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»] — Atyadhana in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Atyādhāna (ಅತ್ಯಾಧಾನ):—

1) [noun] transgression; violation.

2) [noun] keeping or depositing in excess.

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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