Munyanna, Muni-anna: 4 definitions
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Munyanna (मुन्यन्न).—(pl.) the food of ascetics, (kandaphalādi); देशे काले च संप्राप्ते मुन्यन्नं हरिदैवतम् (deśe kāle ca saṃprāpte munyannaṃ haridaivatam) Bhāg.7. 15.5.
Derivable forms: munyannam (मुन्यन्नम्).
Munyanna is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms muni and anna (अन्न).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-nnaṃ) Wild grain, roots, fruit, &c. E. muni a hermit, anna food.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Munyanna (मुन्यन्न).—[neuter] [plural] the food of ascetics.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Munyanna (मुन्यन्न):—[=muny-anna] [from muny > muni] n. the food of ascetics (consisting mostly of roots and fruits), [Manu-smṛti; Bhāgavata-purāṇa]
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 6.11 < [Section III - Details of the Hermit’s Life]
Verse 3.272 < [Section XXI - Relative Merits of the Offering-Materials]
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)