Manushyadharma, Manuṣyadharma, Manushya-dharma: 3 definitions

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Manushyadharma means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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 Manuṣyadharma can be transliterated into English as Manusyadharma or Manushyadharma, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Manuṣyadharma (मनुष्यधर्म).—

1) the duty of man.

2) the character of man, human character.

Derivable forms: manuṣyadharmaḥ (मनुष्यधर्मः).

Manuṣyadharma is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms manuṣya and dharma (धर्म).

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

1) Manuṣyadharma (मनुष्यधर्म):—[=manuṣya-dharma] [from manuṣya > man] m. the law or duty or state or character of man, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

2) [v.s. ...] (with uttara), highest condition, [Divyāvadāna]

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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Manushyadharma in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Manuṣyadharma (ಮನುಷ್ಯಧರ್ಮ):—[noun] Kubēra, the Regent of Wealth.

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Manuṣyadharma (ಮನುಷ್ಯಧರ್ಮ):—

1) [noun] the social, moral duties of a man as a human being.

2) [noun] he whose conduct, qualities conform to that of human beings.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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