Dheya: 11 definitions


Dheya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Dheya (धेय).—tad. affix धेय (dheya) applied to the words भाग, रूप (bhāga, rūpa) and नाम (nāma) in the same sense as those words possess;e.g.भागधेयम् (bhāgadheyam), cf. Kas. on P. V.4.25.

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context information

Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dheya (धेय).—a.

1) To be held or taken.

2) To be produced.

3) To be fed or nourished.

4) To be drunk.

5) An affix as in नाम°, भाग° (nāma°, bhāga°), q. v.

6) To be applied or put in practice; अव्याकुलं प्रकृतमुत्तरधेयकर्म (avyākulaṃ prakṛtamuttaradheyakarma) Śiśupālavadha 5.6.

-yam 1 Nourishing.

2) Drinking.

3) Holding, taking &c.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Dheya (धेय).—(-dheya) (only ifc.; = Pali -dheyya), realm, sway, control (normally subst. in Pali, despite [Pali Text Society’s Pali-English Dictionary], and in [Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit]): anāgataṃ mṛtyudheyaṃ Udānavarga ii.8,…the realm of death (so Pali maccudheyya); parispandati vai cittaṃ māradheyaṃ (Pali also has māradheyya) prahātavai Udānavarga xxxi.2; bhrūṇa-dheya, q.v.

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

Dheya (धेय).—mfn.

(-yaḥ-yā-yaṃ) 1. To be held. 2. Denominated, called. E. dhā to have, yat aff.

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

1) Dheya (धेय):—mfn. (√1. dhā) to be held or taken etc.

2) to be created or what is created, [Mahābhārata xii, 13108]

3) to be applied or put in practice, [Śiśupāla-vadha v, 60]

4) n. giving, imparting (ifc. cf. nāma-, bhāga-, mitraetc., [Pāṇini 5-4, 36], [vArttika] 2, 3).

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

Dheya (धेय):—[(yaḥ-yā-yaṃ) a.] Held; called.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Dheya (धेय) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Dhejja.

[Sanskrit to German]

Dheya in German

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Dhēya (ಧೇಯ):—

1) [adjective] that is to be kept or placed.

2) [adjective] that is to be taken or received.

3) [adjective] that is to be created or produced.

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Dhēya (ಧೇಯ):—[noun] that which is created or produced; production.

context information

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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Nepali dictionary

Source: unoes: Nepali-English Dictionary

Dheya (धेय):—adj. 1. fit to be nourished; nourishable; 2. drinkable; fit to be drunk; 3. → धारणीय [dhāraṇīya]

context information

Nepali is the primary language of the Nepalese people counting almost 20 million native speakers. The country of Nepal is situated in the Himalaya mountain range to the north of India.

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