Kshantavya, aka: Kṣantavya; 4 Definition(s)


Kshantavya 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.

The Sanskrit term Kṣantavya can be transliterated into English as Ksantavya or Kshantavya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

Kshantavya in Marathi glossary... « previous · [K] · next »

kṣantavya (क्षंतव्य).—a S That is to be or may be pardoned.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

kṣantavya (क्षंतव्य).—That may be pardoned.

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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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kshantavya in Sanskrit glossary... « previous · [K] · next »

Kṣantavya (क्षन्तव्य).—pot. p.

1) To be borne or endured.

2) Pardonable, fit to be forgiven; उक्तं मया प्राक्क्षन्तव्यमेतस्मान्मेऽ- पराधतः (uktaṃ mayā prākkṣantavyametasmānme'- parādhataḥ) Ks.119.53.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kṣantavya (क्षन्तव्य).—mfn.

(-vyaḥ-vyā-vyaṃ) To be endured, to be suffered or submitted to patiently. E. kṣam to bear, and tavya aff.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara 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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