Dhanyavada, Dhanyavāda, Dhanya-vada: 4 definitions
Dhanyavada means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Hindi. 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Dhanyvaad.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) an expression of thanks, thanksgiving.
2) praise, applause.
Derivable forms: dhanyavādaḥ (धन्यवादः).
Dhanyavāda is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dhanya and vāda (वाद).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Dhanyavāda (धन्यवाद):—[=dhanya-vāda] [from dhanya > dhan] m. thanksgiving, praise, applause, [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 (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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Dhanyavāda (धन्यवाद) [Also spelled dhanyvaad]:—(nm) thanksgiving; an expression of gratitude; (int.) thanks !, thank you !
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [noun] expression of gratitude; grateful acknowledgment of something received by or done for one; thanks.
2) [noun] an expression of thanks to God in the form of a prayer, etc.; thanks-giving.
3) [noun] praise; admiration; commendation; laudation.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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