Mlani, Mlāni: 9 definitions


Mlani 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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Mlāni (म्लानि).—f. [mlai-ktin]

1) Fading, withering, decay.

2) Languor, lassitude, weariness.

3) Sadness, dejection.

4) Foulness.

5) Disappearance.

6) Blackness.

Derivable forms: mlāniḥ (म्लानिः).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Mlāni (म्लानि).—f.

(-niḥ) 1. Weariness, languor. 2. Foulness, filth. 3. Fading, decay. 4. Sadness. E. mlai to be languid, &c., aff. ktin .

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

Mlāni (म्लानि).—i. e. mlai + ni, f. 1. Fading, decay. 2. Languor. 3. Weariness.

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

Mlāni (म्लानि).—[feminine] withering, decay, languor, dejection.

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

1) Mlāni (म्लानि):—[from mlai] f. withering, fading, decay, languishing, perishing, [Kāvya literature; Kathāsaritsāgara]

2) [v.s. ...] depression, melancholy, sadness, [Kathāsaritsāgara]

3) [v.s. ...] disappearance, [Kādambarī]

4) [v.s. ...] foulness, filth, [Kāvya literature]

5) [v.s. ...] blackness, [ib.]

6) [v.s. ...] vileness, meanness, [ib.]

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

Mlāni (म्लानि):—(niḥ) 2. f. Fading; weariness; filth; slander.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Mlāni (म्लानि) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Milāṇi.

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Mlani 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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