Nih, Niḥ: 6 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Nih means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Hindi. 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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Niḥ (निः).—before ka v. niṣka.

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Niḥ (निः).—before pa & pha v. niṣpa & niṣpha.

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

1) Niḥ (निः):—for nis (q.v.) before a sibilant and rarely before k, kh; p, ph.

2) Nih (निह्):—m. = ni-hantṛ, [Atharva-veda; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā] ([Mahīdhara])

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Niḥ (निः):—[kāsita (taḥ-tā-taṃ) a.] Expelled.

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Nih 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

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Niḥ (निः):——a Sanskrit prefix meaning out, away from, free from, without, destitute of or imparting the sense of a strengthening particle (i.e. thoroughly, entirely, etc).

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