Dhanaya, Dhanāyā, Dhānaya: 5 definitions
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Dhanāyā (धनाया).—Avarice, greed, covetousness.
See also (synonyms): dhanaka.
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Derivable forms: dhānayaḥ (धानयः).
See also (synonyms): dhānaka.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Dhanāya (धनाय).—a [denominative.] derived from dhana by ya, [Parasmaipada.], [Ātmanepada.] To be desirous of (with gen.), Mahābhārata 5, 4510.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Dhanāya (धनाय):—[from dhan] [Nominal verb] [Parasmaipada] [Ātmanepada] yati, te, to wish for wealth or money, be desirous of ([genitive case] [dative case] or [accusative]), [Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā; Mahābhārata; Kirātārjunīya]
2) Dhanāyā (धनाया):—[from dhanāya > dhan] f. desire of w°, covetousness, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
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Starts with: Dhanayas, Dhanayati, Dhanayauvanashalin.
Ends with: Bamdhanaya, Kaddhanaya, Padhanaya, Randhanaya, Samdhanaya, Savadhanaya.
Full-text: Dhanayu, Dhanaka, Dhanayas, Dhan, Aradhana, Citra.
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Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 4.23.1 < [Sukta 23]
Rig Veda 8.71.5 < [Sukta 71]
Rig Veda 9.97.4 < [Sukta 97]
Garga Samhita (English) (by Danavir Goswami)
Verse 3.7.16 < [Chapter 7 - The Holy Places of Śrī Girirāja]
Verse 2.18.15 < [Chapter 18 - The Sight of Śrī Kṛṣṇacandra]
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Appendix 6.2: new and rare words < [Appendices]