Janiva, aka: Jāṇīva; 2 Definition(s)


Janiva means something in Marathi. 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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jāṇīva (जाणीव).—f (jāṇaṇēṃ) The percipient or intelligent faculty. Ex. hyā dēhīṃ jā0 rūpēṅkarūna ātmasvarūpa rāhatēṃ. 2 Percipience, intelligence, knowledge. Ex. hōīla thōrapaṇa jāṇivēcā bhāra || durāvatī dūra pāya tujhē ||. Also jāṇīva nēṇīva āghavī || vōvāḷīna tayāvaruni ||.

(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

jāṇīva (जाणीव).—f The intelligent faculty. Intel ligence, knowledge.

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