Jirni, Jīrṇi: 8 definitions
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1) Old age, decrepitude, decay, infirmity.
Derivable forms: jīrṇiḥ (जीर्णिः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-rṇiḥ) 1. Old age, infirmity, decay. 2. Digestion. E. jṝ to become old, ktin aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Jīrṇi (जीर्णि).—[adjective] decrepit with age.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Jīrṇi (जीर्णि):—[from jīra] mfn. decrepit with age, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa iv; Taittirīya-brāhmaṇa iii; Śāṅkhāyana-brāhmaṇa ii, 9]
2) [v.s. ...] f. infirmity, decay, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
3) [v.s. ...] digestion, [Horace H. Wilson]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Jīrṇi (जीर्णि):—(rṇiḥ) 2. f. Old age, infirmity, decay; digestion.
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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.
Jīrṇi (ಜೀರ್ಣಿ):—[noun] = ಜೀರ್ಣತನ [jirnatana].
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: Jirnikarisu, Jirnisu.
Ends with: Ajirni.
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