Esin, Eshin, Eṣin: 5 definitions
Esin means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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 Eṣin can be transliterated into English as Esin or Eshin, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Languages of India and abroad
Pali-English dictionarySource: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Esin, (adj.) (Sk. eṣin, of iṣ) seeking, wishing, desiring S.II, 11 (sambhav°); J.I, 87 (phal°); IV, 26 (dukkham°); Pv.II, 928 (gharam); PvA.132. (Page 162)
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Driving, impelling.
2) Desiring, desirous of, wishing (at the end of comp.); यौवने विषयैषिणाम् (yauvane viṣayaiṣiṇām) R.1.8.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Eṣin (एषिन्).—i. e. iṣ + in, adj., f. iṇī, Wishing, Mahābhārata 3, 12513.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Eṣin (एषिन्).—[adjective] = [preceding] adj. (mostly —°).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Eṣin (एषिन्):—[from eṣa] mfn. (generally ifc.) going after, seeking, striving for, desiring, [Aitareya-brāhmaṇa; Mahābhārata; Raghuvaṃśa etc.]
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Esini.
Ends with (+116): Abhiniveshin, Adeshin, Adhahsamveshin, Adveshin, Ajakeshin, Antaranveshin, Anudeshin, Anvesin, Apadeshin, Aragadveshin, Avakeshin, Bhaktadveshin, Brahmadveshin, Brahmanadveshin, Chadmaveshin, Chhadmaveshin, Chhidranveshin, Chidranveshin, Deshin, Dhamakeshin.
Full-text: Sukhaishin, Hitaishin, Anvesin, Priyaishin, Sharanaishin, Dhanaishin, Gavesin, Esa, Svahitaishin, Taresin, Vishayaishin, Sambhavesin, Sarvabhutahitaishin, Shakalyeshin, Dukkhupasama, Prayuddheshin, Phaleshin, Asara, Phala.
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