Lobhaniya, Lobhanīya: 8 definitions


Lobhaniya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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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Pali-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Lobhaniya in Pali glossary
Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

lobhanīya : (adj.) to be coveted; desirable.

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Lobhaniya, (Lobhanīya, Lobhaneyya) (adj.) (grd. formation fr. lobha) 1. belonging to greed “of the nature of greed” causing greed It. 84 (°eyya). See rajaniya.—2. desirable Miln. 361 (paduma). (Page 588)

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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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Lobhanīya (लोभनीय).—a. Enticing, alluring, attractive; कुसुममिव लोभनायं यौवनमङ्गेषु संनद्धम् (kusumamiva lobhanāyaṃ yauvanamaṅgeṣu saṃnaddham) Ś.1.21;6.19.

See also (synonyms): lobhya.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Lobhanīya (लोभनीय).—[adjective] to be desired or longed for; seductive, attractive.

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

Lobhanīya (लोभनीय):—[from lubh] mfn. to be desired or longed for, alluring seductive, [Mahābhārata]

[Sanskrit to German]

Lobhaniya in German

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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.

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Nepali dictionary

[«previous next»] — Lobhaniya in Nepali glossary
Source: unoes: Nepali-English Dictionary

Lobhanīya (लोभनीय):—adj. tempting; attractive;

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Nepali is the primary language of the Nepalese people counting almost 20 million native speakers. The country of Nepal is situated in the Himalaya mountain range to the north of India.

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