Nihsatyata, Niḥsatyatā: 4 definitions


Nihsatyata means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Niḥsatyatā (निःसत्यता).—f.

(-tā) Insincerity, falsehood. E. nir neg. satyatā truth.

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

Niḥsatyatā (निःसत्यता).—i. e. nis-satya + tā, f. Lying disposition, [Hitopadeśa] i. [distich] 91.

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Niḥsatyatā (निःसत्यता).—f. wnat of veracity, [Hitopadeśa] i. [distich] 97, M.M.

Niḥsatyatā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms nis and satyatā (सत्यता).

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

Niḥsatyatā (निःसत्यता):—[=niḥ-satya-tā] [from niḥ-satya > niḥ] f. falsehood, insincerity, [Kāmandakīya-nītisāra; Hitopadeśa]

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

Niḥsatyatā (निःसत्यता):—[niḥ-satyatā] (tā) 1. f. Falsehood.

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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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