Nairvanika, Nairvāṇika: 1 definition
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Nairvāṇika (नैर्वाणिक).—f. °kī, adj. (= nirv°; neither seems recorded anywhere), relating or conducive to nirvāṇa: Dharmas 77 (same passage in Mvy 134 nairyāṇika, q.v.); °kaṃ kāyaṃ…labhante Laṅk 276.10 (but same verse Laṅk 73.9 nairmāṇikaṃ, which is probably the correct reading); °kīṃ bhūmiṃ, the basis of nirvāṇa, Kv 65.9; 66.19; 67.6.
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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Partial matches: Vanika.
Starts with: Nairvanikamargavatarana.
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