Avidhana, Avidhāna: 6 definitions


Avidhana 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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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Avidhāna (अविधान).—a. [na. ba.] Deviating from the fixed rule, irregular.

-nam Absence of definite rule; irregularity, deviation from rule.

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

Avidhāna (अविधान).—n.

(-naṃ) Irregularity, deviation from or absence of fixed rule. E. a neg. and vidhāna rule.

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

Avidhāna (अविधान).—[neuter] non-rule, irregularity; tas [adverb] not according to regulation.

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

Avidhāna (अविधान):—[=a-vidhāna] n. absence of fixed rule, the not being prescribed, [Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra]

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

Avidhāna (अविधान):—[a-vidhāna] (naṃ) 1. n. Irregularity.

[Sanskrit to German]

Avidhana 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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