Avedana, Āvēdana, Āvedana: 12 definitions


Avedana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India, Marathi, Hindi. 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 Avedan.

India history and geography

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary

Āvedana.—(EI 28), same as avadāna or āvadāna of Od8iyā records; tax in general. Cf. Ep. Ind., Vol. XXX, p. 115. Note: āvedana is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

āvēdana (आवेदन).—n S A respectful representation.

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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 dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Āvedana (आवेदन).—

1) Communicating, reporting, or addressing respectfully.

2) Representation.

3) Stating a complaint (in law); राज्ञे कुर्यात् पूर्वमावेदनं यः (rājñe kuryāt pūrvamāvedanaṃ yaḥ) Nārada.

4) A plaint; Śukra 4.66

5) Marriage; न विवाहविधावुक्तं विधवावेदनं पुनः (na vivāhavidhāvuktaṃ vidhavāvedanaṃ punaḥ) Manusmṛti 9.65.

Derivable forms: āvedanam (आवेदनम्).

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

Āvedana (आवेदन).—n.

(-naṃ) Representing, addressing or apprising respectfully. E. āṅ and vedana informing.

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

Avedana (अवेदन).—[neuter] want of knowledge, ignorance.

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Āvedana (आवेदन).—[neuter] communication, denunciation, statement of a complaint.

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

1) Avedana (अवेदन):—[=a-vedana] [from a-veda] 1. a-vedana n. not knowing, [Manu-smṛti v, 60.]

2) [=a-vedana] 2. a-vedana mfn. painless, [Suśruta]

3) Āvedana (आवेदन):—[=ā-vedana] [from ā-vid] n. announcing, informing, [Aitareya-brāhmaṇa]

4) [v.s. ...] stating a complaint

5) [v.s. ...] addressing or apprising respectfully.

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

Āvedana (आवेदन):—[ā-vedana] (naṃ) 1. n. Informing.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Āvedana (आवेदन) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Āveyaṇa.

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Avedana in German

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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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Hindi dictionary

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Āvedana (आवेदन) [Also spelled avedan]:—(nm) an application, petition; hence [āvedanīya] (a); [āvedita] (a); -[patra] an application, petition.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Āvēdana (ಆವೇದನ):—

1) [noun] = ಆವೇದನಪತ್ರ [avedanapatra].

2) [noun] an act of making a request for help, sympathy, etc.

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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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