Namavali, Naman-avali, Nāmāvali, Nāmāvaḷi: 11 definitions


Namavali means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi, Tamil. 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 Nāmāvaḷi can be transliterated into English as Namavali or Namavalii, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

General definition (in Hinduism)

Source: Tessitori Collection I (hinduism)

Nāmāvalī (नामावली) is another name for the Mānamañjarī by Nandadāsa dealing with Lexicography.—The Mānamañjarī is included in the collection of manuscripts at the ‘Vincenzo Joppi’ library, collected by Luigi Pio Tessitori during his visit to Rajasthan between 1914 and 1919.—The Mānamañjarī is a synonymic lexicon in the tradition of the Sanskrit Amarakośa, as stated by the author himself at the outset (see above). [...] The work is also known under other less specific titles such as Nāmamālā, Nāmāvalī, Nāmamañjarī, Nāmamaṇimañjarī.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

nāmāvali (नामावलि).—f (S) pop. nāmāvaḷī f A list or roll of names. Applied esp. to the roll of the titles of śiva, viṣṇu &c.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

nāmāvali (नामावलि).—f A list or roll of names.

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nāmāvaḷī (नामावळी).—f A list or roll of names.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Nāmāvalī (नामावली).—a list of names (of a god).

Nāmāvalī is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms nāman and āvalī (आवली).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Nāmāvalī (नामावली) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—lex. by Govardhana (?). Bik. 267.
—by Dhanaṃjaya. See Nāmamālā.

2) Nāmāvalī (नामावली):—an alphabetical dictionary of medicaments, by Govardhana. Rgb. 926. Stein 183.

3) Nāmāvalī (नामावली):—a glossary of medicaments by Govardhana. Ak 929. 930.

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

1) Nāmāvali (नामावलि):—(or nāmāvalī) f. Name of a dictionary.

2) Nāmāvalī (नामावली):—(or nāmāvali) f. Name of a dictionary.

[Sanskrit to German]

Namavali 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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Hindi dictionary

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Nāmāvalī (नामावली):—(nf) a nominal roll; list of names; nomenclature.

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Nepali dictionary

[«previous next»] — Namavali in Nepali glossary
Source: unoes: Nepali-English Dictionary

Nāmāvalī (नामावली):—n. 1. (of persons/objects) list; a list of names; name list; 2. schedule;

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Nepali is the primary language of the Nepalese people counting almost 20 million native speakers. The country of Nepal is situated in the Himalaya mountain range to the north of India.

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