Day: 5 definitions
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Day (दय्).—1 Ā. (dayate, dayita)
1) To feel pity or compassion for, pity, sympathise with (with gen.) रामस्य दयमानोऽ सावध्येति तव लक्ष्मणः (rāmasya dayamāno' sāvadhyeti tava lakṣmaṇaḥ) Bk.8.119; तेषां दयसे न कस्मात् (teṣāṃ dayase na kasmāt) 2.33; 15.63.
2) To love, like, be fond of; दयमानाः प्रमदाः (dayamānāḥ pramadāḥ) Ś.1. 4; Bk.1.9.
3) To protect; नगजा न गजा दयिता दयिताः (nagajā na gajā dayitā dayitāḥ) Bk.1.9.
4) To go, move.
5) To grant, give, divide or allot.
6) To hurt.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Day (दय्).—[(ña) ñidaya] r. 1st cl. (dayate) 1. To give. 2. To move. 3. To take. 4. To protect. 5. To hurt or kill. bhvā0 ā0 saka0 seṭ .
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Dāy (दाय्).—[(ṛ) dāyṛ] r. 1st cl. (dāyate) To give. bhvā0 ā0 saka0 seṭ .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Day (दय्).—dayate (dayati) [participle] dayita (q.v.) divide, allot ([accusative] or *[genetive]); possess, partake; sympathize with, love ([accusative] or [genetive]); repent.
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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Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 5.82 < [Section IX - Other forms of Impurity]
Verse 11.211 < [Section XXIX - Description of the Expiatory Penances]
Verse 5.59 < [Section VII - Impurity due to Death]
Baudhayana Dharmasutra (by Georg Bühler)
The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 36 - Lomaśa Narrates the Deeds of Rāma to Āraṇyaka < [Section 5 - Pātāla-Khaṇḍa (Section on the Nether World)]
Chapter 23 - The Importance of Viṣṇupañcaka < [Section 4 - Brahma-khaṇḍa (Section on Brahman)]
Chapter 60 - Restraints for a Sannyāsī < [Section 3 - Svarga-khaṇḍa (section on the heavens)]
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Part 2.4 - The origin of the six fasting days < [Section II.1 - Morality of the lay person or avadātavasana]
Part 2 - The eightfold morality of the upavāsastha (introduction) < [Section II.1 - Morality of the lay person or avadātavasana]
Part 2.3 - Why celebrate the upavāsa of six days of fasting < [Section II.1 - Morality of the lay person or avadātavasana]
The Bhikkhus Rules (by Bhikkhu Ariyesako)
Uposatha Observance Days < [Appendix A]
Storing Food < [Chapter 3 - Possessions And Offerings]
Medicines Or Tonics < [Chapter 3 - Possessions And Offerings]
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)