Avacurnita, Avacūrṇita: 4 definitions


Avacurnita 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Avachurnita.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Avacūrṇita (अवचूर्णित).—a.

1) Pounded coarsely; त्रिजातावचूर्णितेन (trijātāvacūrṇitena) mixed with; Daśakumāracarita 133.

2) Ground, crushed, reduced to powder.

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

Avacūrṇita (अवचूर्णित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) Coarsely pounded. E. ava, cūrṇa to pound, in the part. past.

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

1) Avacūrṇita (अवचूर्णित):—[=ava-cūrṇita] [from ava-cūrṇ] mfn. sprinkled with powder, etc., [Mahābhārata] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] (with flowers), [Mahābhārata ii, 813.]

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

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

Avacūrṇita (ಅವಚೂರ್ಣಿತ):—

1) [adjective] rendered into powder; powdered; pulverised; ground.

2) [adjective] sprinkled with (a specific kind of) powder.

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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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