Drishya, Dṛśya: 11 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Drishya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, 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.

The Sanskrit term Dṛśya can be transliterated into English as Drsya or Drishya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Drashy.

In Hinduism

General definition (in Hinduism)

Source: Wisdom Library: Hinduism

Dṛśya (the object) and draṣṭṛ (the subject) are terms used in the Hindu philosophy of Vedānta, as explained in the Brahma-kāṇḍa by Maṇḍana according to his own view.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

dṛśya (दृश्य).—a (S) To be seen, visible.

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dṛśya (दृश्य).—m S In arithmetic. A given number.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

dṛśya (दृश्य).—a To be seen, visible.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dṛśya (दृश्य).—pot. p. [dṛś karmaṇi kyap]

1) To be seen, visible.

2) To be looked at.

3) Beautiful, pleasing to the sight, lovely; निदर्शयामास विशेषदृश्यम् (nidarśayāmāsa viśeṣadṛśyam) R.6.31; तमेकदृश्यं नयनैः पिबन्त्यः (tamekadṛśyaṃ nayanaiḥ pibantyaḥ) (nāryaḥ) Ku.7.64.

-śyaḥ (Arith.) A given quantity or number.

-śyam A visible object; the visible world; दृश्यं तमसि न पश्यति दीपेन विना सचक्षुरपि (dṛśyaṃ tamasi na paśyati dīpena vinā sacakṣurapi) M.1.9.

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

Dṛśya (दृश्य).—mfn.

(-śyaḥ-śyā-śyaṃ) 1. Visible, to be seen. 2. Beautiful, pleasing. m.

(-śyaḥ) (In Arithmetic,) A given quantity or number. E. dṛś to see, kyap aff.

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

Dṛśya (दृश्य).—[adjective] to be seen, visible to ([instrumental] or —°); worth seeing, beautiful; [abstract] † [feminine], tva† [neuter]

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

1) Dṛśya (दृश्य):—[from dṛś] 1. dṛśya mfn. visible, conspicuous, [Ṛg-veda; Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] to be looked at, worth seeing, beautiful, pleasing, [Harivaṃśa; Kāvya literature; Purāṇa]

3) [v.s. ...] m. ([arithmetic]) a given quantity or number

4) [v.s. ...] n. any visible object, [Mālavikāgnimitra i, 9]

5) [v.s. ...] the visible world, [Religious Thought and Life in India 119]

6) [v.s. ...] Name of a town = -pura, [Brahma-purāṇa]

7) [from dṛś] 2. dṛśya ind. (for dṛṣṭvā) having seen, [Mahābhārata]

8) Dṛṣyā (दृष्या):—f. = dūṣyā, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Dṛśya (दृश्य):—[(śyaḥ-śyā-śyaṃ) a.] Visible. m. A given quantity or number.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Dṛśya (दृश्य):—(von darś)

1) adj. a) sichtbar [BALA] beim Schol. zu [Naiṣadhacarita 6, 8. 8, 41.] [Ṛgveda 4, 2, 12.] [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 4, 4, 87.] [Yājñavalkya’s Gesetzbuch 2, 122.] [Mahābhārata 3, 10540. 4, 936.] [Harivaṃśa 7418.] [Rāmāyaṇa 4, 16, 39.] dṛśyo bhavati bhūtānām [40, 64.] [Yogasūtra 2, 17. 21.] [Śākuntala 142.] [Mālavikāgnimitra 10, 11.] kathaṃ dṛśyā mādṛśaiḥ [Kathāsaritsāgara 22, 82.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 2, 2, 35.] dṛśyasthāpita so hingestellt, dass man es sehen konnte, [Kathāsaritsāgara 24, 92.] channe cāntaḥpuraṃ sthāpya cakṣurdṛśye an einem versteckten Orte, von dem aus sie selbst aber sehen konnten, [Harivaṃśa 8686.] — b) anzublicken, anzusehen: ahinā varamahaṃ dṛśyo na taccakṣuṣā besser dass mich eine Schlange ansieht als ihr Auge [Bhartṛhari 1, 86.] sāmānyapratipattipūrvakamiyaṃ dāreṣu dṛśyā tvayā [Śākuntala 92.] — c) angenehm anzusehen, sehenswerth [BALA a. a. O.] [Nalopākhyāna 2,] [?10.Harivaṃśa 7162.] (nṛpam) viśeṣadṛśyaminduṃ navotthānamiva [Raghuvaṃśa 6, 31.] tamekadṛśyaṃ nayanaiḥ pibantyo nāryaḥ [Kumārasaṃbhava 7, 64.] saundaryātiśayādetaddṛśyaṃ devapurāt schöner anzusehen als [Brahmapurāṇa] in [Oxforder Handschriften 18,b,11. 8.] śuṣkavṛkṣamivāraṇyamadṛśyamabhavatpuram [Arjunasamāgama 10, 66.] —

2) die sichtbare, gegebene, bekannte Zahl [Algebra 21.] —

3) n. Nomen proprium einer Stadt, = dṛśyapura [Brahmapurāṇa] in [Oxforder Handschriften 18,b, Nalopākhyāna 8. 19,b,5.] — Vgl. a .

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Dṛṣyā (दृष्या):—f. angeblich = dūṣyā der Gürtel um den Leib eines Elephanten [COLEBR.] und [Loiseleur Deslongchamps] zu [Amarakoṣa 2, 8, 2, 10.]

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Dṛśya (दृश्य):—

1) dṛśyaśravyatvabhedena punaḥ kāvyaṃ dvidhā matam . dṛśyaṃ tatrābhineyaṃ tat [Sāhityadarpana 272. Z. 4] [Mālavikāgnimitra 10, 11] dṛśya n. so v. a. ein dem Auge zugänglicher Gegenstand; vgl. [Spr. 5165.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Dṛśya (दृश्य):—, dṛśia

1) Adj. — a) sichtbar , — für (Instr. , Gen. oder im Comp. vorangehend). sthāpita so hingestellt , dass man es sehen kann. — b) anzublicken , anzusehen , anzuschauen [Indische sprüche 7798.] — c) angenehm anzusehen , sehenswerth , schöner als (Abl.) —

2) n. — a) ein dem Auge zugänglicher Gegenstand. — b) die sichtbare , gegebene , bekannte Zahl. — c) Nomen proprium einer Stadt.

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Dṛṣyā (दृष्या):—f. = dūṣyā Leibgurt eines Elephanten.

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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

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Dṛśya (दृश्य) [Also spelled drashy]:—(nm) a scene; sight, spectacle, view; (a) visible, spectacular; —[ghaṭanā] a phenomenon; ~[lekha] a panorama; scenario; -[śrāvya] audiovisual.

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