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 dictionary

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

Dhanyavāda (धन्यवाद).—

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]

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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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Hindi dictionary

[«previous next»] — Dhanyavada in Hindi glossary
Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Dhanyavāda (धन्यवाद) [Also spelled dhanyvaad]:—(nm) thanksgiving; an expression of gratitude; (int.) thanks !, thank you !

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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Dhanyavada in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Dhanyavāda (ಧನ್ಯವಾದ):—

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.

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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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