Eshaniya, Eṣaṇīya: 8 definitions


Eshaniya 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.

The Sanskrit term Eṣaṇīya can be transliterated into English as Esaniya or Eshaniya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Eshaniy.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Eṣaṇīya (एषणीय).—pot. p.

1) To be desired or desirable; जायापतीलौकिकमेषणीयम् (jāyāpatīlaukikameṣaṇīyam) Kumārasambhava 7.88; Kirātārjunīya 13.28.

2) To be aimed at or sought.

3) To be approached.

4) (At the end of comp.) Relating to medical examination.

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

Eṣaṇīya (एषणीय).—mfn.

(-yaḥ-yā-yaṃ) 1. To be desired, desirable. 2. To be aimed at. E. iṣ to wish, affix anīyar.

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

1) Eṣaṇīya (एषणीय):—[from eṣa] mfn. to be sought or aimed at, desirable, [Kumāra-sambhava]

2) [v.s. ...] ifc. belonging to the medical examination of [Suśruta]

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

Eṣaṇīya (एषणीय):—[(yaḥ-yā-yaṃ) a.] To be desired.

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

Eṣaṇīya (एषणीय) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Esaṇijja.

[Sanskrit to German]

Eshaniya in German

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Hindi dictionary

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Eṣaṇīya (एषणीय) [Also spelled eshaniy]:—(a) covetable, worth-desiring (for); hence ~[] (nf).

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