Bahumana, aka: Bahumāna, Bahu-mana; 5 Definition(s)

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Bahumana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi. 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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Pali-English dictionary

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bahumāna : (m.) respect; esteem; veneration.

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Marathi-English dictionary

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bahumāna (बहुमान).—m (S) Respect or regard; honorable reception or treatment.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

bahumāna (बहुमान).—m Respect or regard; honourable treatment.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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-English dictionary

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Bahumāna (बहुमान).—great respect or regard, high esteem; पुरुषबहुमानो विगलितः (puruṣabahumāno vigalitaḥ) Bh.3.9; वर्तमानकवेः कालिदासस्य क्रियायां कथं परिषदो बहुमानः (vartamānakaveḥ kālidāsasya kriyāyāṃ kathaṃ pariṣado bahumānaḥ) M.1; V.1.2; Ku.5.31.

-nam a gift given by a superior to an inferior.

Derivable forms: bahumānaḥ (बहुमानः).

Bahumāna is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bahu and māna (मान). See also (synonyms): bahīmāna.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bahumāna (बहुमान).—n.

(-naṃ) Respect, reverence. E. bahu, and māna respect.

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