Manushyayana, Manuṣyayāna, Manushya-yana: 2 definitions
Manushyayana 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 Manuṣyayāna can be transliterated into English as Manusyayana or Manushyayana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Languages of India and abroad
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Manuṣyayāna (मनुष्ययान).—a litter, palanquin
Derivable forms: manuṣyayānam (मनुष्ययानम्).
Manuṣyayāna is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms manuṣya and yāna (यान).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Manuṣyayāna (मनुष्ययान):—[=manuṣya-yāna] [from manuṣya > man] n. a litter, palanquin, [Mahābhārata]
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
No search results for Manushyayana, Manuṣyayāna, Manushya-yana, Manuṣya-yāna, Manusyayana, Manusya-yana; (plurals include: Manushyayanas, Manuṣyayānas, yanas, yānas, Manusyayanas) in any book or story.