Munishvara, Muni-ishvara, Munīśvara: 8 definitions


Munishvara 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 Munīśvara can be transliterated into English as Munisvara or Munishvara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Munishvara in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Munīśvara (मुनीश्वर).—[masculine] the chief of Munis, i.e. a great sage or ascetic.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

Munīśvara (मुनीश्वर) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—the ascetic name of Viśvarūpa, son of Raṅganātha.

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

1) Munīśvara (मुनीश्वर):—[from muni] m. ‘id.’, Name of Viṣṇu or Buddha, [Prasaṅgābharaṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] of a [Scholiast or Commentator] on the Siddhānta-śiromaṇi, [Colebrooke]

3) [v.s. ...] of Viśva-rūpa (son of Raṅga-nātha), [Catalogue(s)]

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

Muniśvara (मुनिश्वर) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Muṇīsara.

[Sanskrit to German]

Munishvara in German

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»] — Munishvara in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Munīśvara (ಮುನೀಶ್ವರ):—

1) [noun] name of a demigod.

2) [noun] an epithet of Śiva.

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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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