Avyanjana, Avyañjana: 6 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Avyañjana (अव्यञ्जन).—a.

1) Having no distinctive or characteristic marks or signs (as of the sex); °ना कन्याः (nā kanyāḥ) without consonants.

2) Having no good marks.

3) Indistinct.

4) Not figurative.

-naḥ An animal without horns, though of an age to have them.

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

Avyañjana (अव्यञ्जन).—mfn.

(-naḥ-nā-naṃ) 1. Indistinct. 2. Plain, not figurative. m.

(-naḥ) An animal without horns, though of an age to have them. E. a neg. vyañjana a mark or figure.

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

Avyañjana (अव्यञ्जन).—adj. , without the marks of puberty, [Pañcatantra] iii. [distich] 213.

Avyañjana is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms a and vyañjana (व्यञ्जन).

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

1) Avyañjana (अव्यञ्जन):—[=a-vyañjana] [from a-vyakta] mf(ā)n. without the marks of puberty

2) [v.s. ...] without consonants, [Upaniṣad]

3) [v.s. ...] (a girl) who has not yet attained to puberty, [Pañcatantra]

4) [v.s. ...] having no consonants, [Amṛtabindu-upaniṣad]

5) [v.s. ...] m. an animal without horns (though of age to have them), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Avyañjana (अव्यञ्जन):—[a-vyañjana] (naḥ) 1. m. An animal without horns though old enough to have them. a. Indistinct.

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