Avaghoshana, Avaghoṣaṇa: 5 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Avaghoṣaṇa can be transliterated into English as Avaghosana or Avaghoshana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Avaghoṣaṇa (अवघोषण).—Proclaiming, denouncing.

-ṇā A proclamation.

Derivable forms: avaghoṣaṇam (अवघोषणम्).

See also (synonyms): avaghoṣa.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Avaghoṣaṇa (अवघोषण).—nt., and °ṇā, f., proclamation, public announcement: udghoṣaṇāvaghoṣaṇaṃ kṛtvā Divyāvadāna 502.27 (dvandva? or public proclamation of an announcement?); āhvānāvaghoṣaṇāyāṃ, loc. sg., Jātakamālā 8.9; very commonly ghaṇṭāvaghoṣaṇa or °ṇā, proclamation by bell-ringing: °ṇam, n. sg., Mahāvyutpatti 9263; Divyāvadāna (usually with kṛtam or kāritam) 4.11; 34.10; 118.28; 274.22; 285.22; 317.19; 320.2; 501.22; 524.7; 540.4; 556.16; Avadāna-śataka i.48.2; 58.4 etc.; °ṇaṃ acc. sg., Divyāvadāna 242.13; Avadāna-śataka i.18.11; ii.2.11, etc.; Gaṇḍavyūha 327.23; °ṇena, instr. sg. Avadāna-śataka i.366.2; °ṇāṃ, acc. sg. Lalitavistara 187.8; Divyāvadāna 122.6; 317.21 (śrutvā; two lines after °ṇaṃ, n. sg.); in Divyāvadāna 134.28 mss. °ṇāṃ kāritaṃ, rightly em. in ed. to °ṇaṃ.

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

Avaghoṣaṇa (अवघोषण).—n.

(-ṇaṃ) Crying, proclaiming, denouncing. E. ava and ghoṣaṇa proclamation.

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

1) Avaghoṣaṇa (अवघोषण):—[=ava-ghoṣaṇa] [from ava-ghuṣ] n. proclaiming, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) Avaghoṣaṇā (अवघोषणा):—[=ava-ghoṣaṇā] [from ava-ghoṣaṇa > ava-ghuṣ] f. announcement, publication, [Jātakamālā]

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

Avaghoṣaṇa (अवघोषण):—[ava-ghoṣaṇa] (ṇaṃ) 1. n. Proclaiming.

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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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