Bhavaniya, Bhāvanīya: 10 definitions


Bhavaniya 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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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

bhāvanīya : (adj.) to be cultivated; to be respected.

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Bhāvanīya, (adj.) (grd. fr. bhāveti, but taken by Bdhgh as grd. formation fr. bhāvanā) “being as ought to be,” to be cultivated, to be respected, in a self-composed state (cp. bhāvitatta) M. I, 33 (garu+; explained by Bdhgh as “addhā ‘yam āyasmā jānaṃ jānāti passaṃ passatī ti evaṃ sambhāvanīyo” MA 156); S. V, 164; A. III, 110; Miln. 373; PvA. 9. See also under manobhāvanīya. (Page 503)

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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

[«previous next»] — Bhavaniya in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

bhavanīya (भवनीय).—a S That ought to be, or that is to be.

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bhāvanīya (भावनीय).—a S (Proper, suitable, or fit) to be conceived, imagined, supposed.

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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

[«previous next»] — Bhavaniya in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bhavanīya (भवनीय).—a.

1) To be about to take place.

2) Impending.

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

Bhavanīya (भवनीय).—mfn.

(-yaḥ-yā-yaṃ) To be or become, what is or ought to be. E. bhū to be, anīyar aff. of the gerund.

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

Bhavanīya (भवनीय).—[adjective] being about to take place.

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Bhāvanīya (भावनीय).—[adjective] to be effected or accomplished; to be fancied or imagined ([neuter] [impersonally]).

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

1) Bhavanīya (भवनीय):—[from bhava] mfn. to be about to become or be or happen (yuṣmābhir etad bhavanīyaṃ ca nānyathā, ‘and you must not let this be otherwise’), [Kathāsaritsāgara]

2) [v.s. ...] n. ([impersonal or used impersonally]) it is to be about to become

3) [v.s. ...] (with [instrumental case]) one should be, [Vopadeva]

4) Bhāvanīya (भावनीय):—[from bhāva] a mfn. ([from] [Causal]) to be manifested or effected or accomplished, [Nīlakaṇṭha]

5) [v.s. ...] to be suffered or endured (as pain), [Kādambarī]

6) [v.s. ...] to be cherished or nourished, [Mahābhārata]

7) [v.s. ...] to be conceived or imagined or fancied or supposed (n. [impersonal or used impersonally]), [Kāvya literature; Sarvadarśana-saṃgraha]

8) [v.s. ...] to be proved or taught, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

9) [from bhū] b etc. See p.754etc.

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

Bhavanīya (भवनीय):—[(yaḥ-yā-yaṃ) a.] What is or ought to be or to become.

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Bhavaniya 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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