Mahin, Mahiṅ: 6 definitions


Mahin means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Hindi. 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.

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Mahiṅ (महिङ्).—Personal ending of the Atmanepada first person (उत्तमपुरुष (uttamapuruṣa)) plural; cf. तिप्तस्झि (tiptasjhi) ... वहिमहिङ् (vahimahiṅ) P. III.4.78.

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Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

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

Mahin (महिन्).—[adjective] great, mighty.

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

1) Mahin (महिन्):—[from mah] 1. mahin mfn. = mahat, great, mighty, [Ṛg-veda] (-tama mfn., [Ṛg-veda x, 115, 6])

2) [from mah] 2. mahin mfn. keeping a feast, festive, [Nalôd.] (cf. 3. mahi, above).

[Sanskrit to German]

Mahin 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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Mahin in Hindi refers in English to:—(a) thin; soft..—mahin (महीन) is alternatively transliterated as Mahīna.

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