Jivi, Jīvi: 10 definitions
Jivi means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi, Jainism, Prakrit, Hindi, biology. 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.
Ayurveda (science of life)Source: Wisdom Library: Local Names of Plants and Drugs
Jivi [ಜೀವಿ] in the Kannada language is the name of a plant identified with Ficus benjamina L. from the Moraceae (Mulberry) family. For the possible medicinal usage of jivi, you can check this page for potential sources and references, although be aware that any some or none of the side-effects may not be mentioned here, wether they be harmful or beneficial to health.
Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.
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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
jīvi : (aor. of jīvati) lived; subsisted on. || jīvī (m.) one who lives. (in cpds.) leading a life of.
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.
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
jīvī (जीवी).—a (S) Living or subsisting in, on, by, through, during. In comp. as bhikṣājīvī, naukā- jīvī, annajīvī, māṃsajīvī, jalajīvī, cirañjīvī, kalpajīvī.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
jīvī (जीवी).—a Living or subsisting in, on, by.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Jivi (जिवि).—r. 5th cl. (jivinoti) To seek, to hurt or kill.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Jīvī (जीवी):—[from jīv] f. Name of a plant, [Kauśika-sūtra]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Jivi (जिवि):—(na, ra) jivinoti 5. a. To kill.
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
Jīvī (जीवी):—(nm) a living organism; a suffix meaning living or subsisting by or for, e.g. [cirajīvī, śramajīvī, buddhijīvī].
Prakrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary
1) Jīvi (जीवि) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Anujīvin.
Jīvi has the following synonyms: Aṇu.
2) Jīvi (जीवि) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Jīvin.
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
Jivi (ಜಿವಿ):—[noun] the condition of a limb being weakened in or deprived of the power of feeling or moving; numbness.
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Jivi (ಜಿವಿ):—[noun] the large-sized, evergreen tree Ficus retusa of Moraceae family.
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Jīvi (ಜೀವಿ):—[adjective] being alive; living.
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Jīvi (ಜೀವಿ):—[noun] a living being.
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Jīvi (ಜೀವಿ):—[noun] the ficus tree Ficus benjamina (= F. retusa) of Moraceae family; the java fig tree.
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 (+76): Jivi-kadgi, Jivia, Jivia, Jividharma, Jiviga, Jivihidi, Jivika, Jivikakri, Jivikam-kappeti, Jivikamatrata, Jivikapanna, Jivikaprapta, Jivike, Jivikudi, Jivin, Jivinca, Jivini, Jiviosasiya, Jiviosaviya, Jiviru.
Ends with (+80): Agnyupajivin, Ajajivi, Ajivin, Aksharajivi, Amgajivi, Amganajivi, Amtahkaranajivi, Amtarjivi, Amtarparatamtrajivi, Anajivi, Anujivi, Anuvajivi, Astrajivi, Atmopajivi, Avayujivi, Bhavajivi, Bhavanajivi, Bhikshopajivi, Brahmajivi, Buddhijivi.
Search found 6 books and stories containing Jivi, Jīvi, Jīvī; (plurals include: Jivis, Jīvis, Jīvīs). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Garga Samhita (English) (by Danavir Goswami)
Verse 1.14.51 < [Chapter 14 - The Liberation of Śakaṭāsura and Tṛṇāvarta]
Verse 6.21.6 < [Chapter 21 - In the Description of the Third Fort, the Glories of Piṇḍāraka-tīrtha]
Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)
Verse 1.4.72 < [Chapter 4 - Name-giving Ceremony, Childhood Pastimes, and Thieves Kidnap the Lord]
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Verse 2.1.112-112 < [Chapter 1 - Vairāgya (renunciation)]
Verse 2.1.191 < [Chapter 1 - Vairāgya (renunciation)]
Shat-cakra-nirupana (the six bodily centres) (by Arthur Avalon)
Vastu-shastra (1): Canons of Architecture (by D. N. Shukla)
(ii) The Site-planning (Vāstupada-vīnyāsa) < [Chapter 6 - Fundamental Canons of Hindu Architecture]
Bhagavan Baba on Namasmarana (by Sathya Sai Baba)