Nirjiva, aka: Nirjīva, Nir-jiva; 4 Definition(s)
Nirjiva 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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nirjīva (निर्जीव).—a (S) Destitute of life; whether inanimate or exanimate. 2 Weak, infirm, feeble. 3 fig. Flimsy, unsubstantial, fragile.Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
nirjīva (निर्जीव).—a Destitute of life. Weak, in firm. Flimsy, unsubstantial.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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.
2) dead; चिता दहति निर्जीवं चिन्ता दहति जीवितम् (citā dahati nirjīvaṃ cintā dahati jīvitam).
Nirjīva is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms nir and jīva (जीव).Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
(-vaḥ-vā-vaṃ) Lifeless. E. nir, and jīva alive.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
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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