Hilana, Hīḷana, Hīlana, Hīlanā: 6 definitions
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The Sanskrit term Hīḷana can be transliterated into English as Hilana or Hiliana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Alternative spellings of this word include Hilna.
Languages of India and abroad
Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
hīlana : (nt.) disdain; contempt. || hīlanā (f.) disdain; contempt.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Hīḷana, (nt.) & °ā (f.) (fr. hīḍ) scorn(ing), disdain, contempt Miln.357; DA.I, 276 (of part. “re”: hīlana-vasena āmantanaṃ); as °ā at Vbh.353 (+ohīḷanā); VbhA.486. (Page 732)
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 dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Hīlanā (हीलना).—Injury.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Hīlanā (हीलना):—f. (cf. helana) injury, [Śīlāṅka]
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) Hilanā (हिलना) [Also spelled hilna]:—(v) to move; to shake; to swing; to get very familiar; -[ḍolanā] to move; to be physically active; [milanā] to have intimacy with, to associate with; [hila-milakara] with a friendly/cooperative spirit.
2) Hilānā (हिलाना):—(v) to move; to shake; to jolt; to swing; to cause to get very intimate.
Prakrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary
Hīlaṇa (हीलण) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Helana.
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.
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