Kamyamarana, aka: Kāmyamaraṇa, Kamya-marana; 2 Definition(s)


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Marathi-English dictionary

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kāmyamaraṇa (काम्यमरण).—n (S) Death undergone for the accomplishment of some desire or obtainment of some object.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
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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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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Kāmyamaraṇa (काम्यमरण).—voluntary death, suicide.

Derivable forms: kāmyamaraṇam (काम्यमरणम्).

Kāmyamaraṇa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kāmya and maraṇa (मरण).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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.

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