Navarasika, Navarashika: 3 definitions



Navarasika means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Navarasika in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

navarasika (नवरसिक).—a (S nava & rasa) Savory, spirited, smart, piquant, brilliant &c.; displaying or glowing with the nine sentiments;--used of gāna or gāṇēṃ-kavana or kavitā-kathā-vaṇana-grantha-ślōka-gavaī-kavi-vaktā &c.

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

navarasika (नवरसिक).—a Savory, spirited, smart. Dis- playing or glowing with the nine sentiments.

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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

[«previous next»] — Navarasika in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Navarāśika (नवराशिक):—[=nava-rāśika] [from nava] m. or n. the rule of proportion with 9 terms comprising 4 proportions, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

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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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