Bahumana, Bahumāna, Bahu-mana: 8 definitions
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 dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
bahumāna : (m.) respect; esteem; veneration.
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.
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
bahumāna (बहुमान).—m (S) Respect or regard; honorable reception or treatment.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
bahumāna (बहुमान).—m Respect or regard; honourable treatment.
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.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-naṃ) Respect, reverence. E. bahu, and māna respect.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Bahumāna (बहुमान).—m. reverence, respect, [Vikramorvaśī, (ed. Bollensen.)] [distich] 2.
Bahumāna is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bahu and māna (मान).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Bahumāna (बहुमान):—[=bahu-māna] [from bahu > bah] m. high esteem or estimation, great respect or regard for (with [locative case] of [person] or thing, rarely with [genitive case] of [person]), [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.
2) [v.s. ...] n. a gift made by a superior to an inferior, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]
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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