Hai: 9 definitions
Hai means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit, 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.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Hai (है).—ind. A vocative particle.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Hai (है).—Ind. 1. A vocative particle. 2. An interjection of calling. E. hve to call, ḍai aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Hai (है).—A vocative particle.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Hai (है).—[adjective] vocative particle.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Hai (है):—ind. ([gana] svar-ādi) a vocative particle (used in calling or vociferating), [Atharva-veda; Taittirīya-brāhmaṇa etc.]
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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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
1) Hāī (हाई):—(a) high; —[korṭa] a high court; —[skūla] a high school.
2) Hai (है):—(v) is.
Prakrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary
Hai (है) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Hati.
Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Hai (ಹೈ):—[noun] an indeclinable used in calling a person’s attention.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+120): Haia, Haibata, Haibatakhalla, Haibati, Haibati Gaibati, Haibati-gaibati, Haida, Haidalu, Haidambi, Haidarabadi, Haidarashaha, Haidari, Haidariya, Haidimba, Haidimbi, Haiga, Haigai, Haiganudi, Haigaya, Haigayi.
Ends with (+195): Abashai, Abbashai, Abhai, Abhidhai, Acchai, Achchhai, Adekhai, Adhai, Agghai, Ahai, Akabarashai, Akkhai, Alalepathai, Ambadhai, Andhai, Angasaphai, Anjashta-shattu-sabhai, Anutthai, Apikshai, Athai.
Search found 30 books and stories containing Hai, Hāī; (plurals include: Hais, Hāīs). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Tattvartha Sutra (with commentary) (by Vijay K. Jain)
Verse 6.7 - Definition of adhikaraṇa (substratum) < [Chapter 6 - Influx of Karmas]
Verse 2.49 - The projectable body (āhāraka) < [Chapter 2 - Category of the Living]
Yogadrstisamuccaya of Haribhadra Suri (Study) (by Riddhi J. Shah)
Chapter 2.3 - Date of Haribhadrasūri < [Chapter 2 - Life, Date and Works of Ācārya Haribhadrasūri]
Chapter 2.4 - Works of Haribhadrasūri < [Chapter 2 - Life, Date and Works of Ācārya Haribhadrasūri]
Chapter 2.2 - Life story of Haribhadrasūri < [Chapter 2 - Life, Date and Works of Ācārya Haribhadrasūri]
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Appendix 9 - The Praśānta-sūtra < [Chapter XXXIX - The Ten Powers of the Buddha according to the Abhidharma]
Appendix 3 - The journey of the Buddha to the north-west of India < [Chapter XV - The Arrival of the Bodhisattvas of the Ten Directions]
Bodhinyana (by Ajahn Chah)
Preceptors of Advaita (by T. M. P. Mahadevan)
Reading the Natural Mind (by Ajahn Chah)