Kamyamarana, Kamya-marana, Kāmyamaraṇa: 7 definitions



Kamyamarana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Kamyamarana in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

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

context information

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 dictionary

[«previous next»] — Kamyamarana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kāmyamaraṇa (काम्यमरण).—voluntary death, suicide.

Derivable forms: kāmyamaraṇam (काम्यमरणम्).

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

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Kāmyamaraṇa (काम्यमरण).—n.

(-ṇaṃ) Voluntary death, suicide. E. kāmya, and maraṇa dying.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Kāmyamaraṇa (काम्यमरण):—[=kāmya-maraṇa] [from kāmya > kāma] n. voluntary death, suicide, [Horace H. Wilson]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Kāmyamaraṇa (काम्यमरण):—(kāmya + ma) n. freiwilliger Tod, Selbstmord [Wilson’s Wörterbuch]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Kāmyamaraṇa (काम्यमरण):—n. freiwilliger Tod , Selbstmord.

context information

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.

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