Nirlepa, Nirlēpa, Nir-lepa: 13 definitions
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Alternative spellings of this word include Nirlep.
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nirlēpa (निर्लेप).—a (S) That on being boiled or broiled does not become kharakaṭā;--used of an article of food. 2 fig. Conducted without the usual feasting and merrymaking;--said contemptuously of a marriage.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
nirlēpa (निर्लेप).—a That on being boiled or broiled does not become kharakaṭā.
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.
1) unsmeared, unanointed; निर्लेपं काञ्चनं भाण्डमद्भिरेव विशुध्यति (nirlepaṃ kāñcanaṃ bhāṇḍamadbhireva viśudhyati) Manusmṛti 5.112.
2) stainless, sinless.
-paḥ a sage.
Nirlepa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms nir and lepa (लेप).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-paḥ-pā-paṃ) 1. Anointed or smeared. 2. Undefiled, (by passion.) 3. Stainless m.
(-paḥ) A sage. E. nir on, lepa plastering.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Nirlepa (निर्लेप).—adj. free from spots, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 5, 112.
Nirlepa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms nis and lepa (लेप).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Nirlepa (निर्लेप).—[adjective] unsmeared, stainless, pure.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Nirlepa (निर्लेप):—[=nir-lepa] [from nir > niḥ] mfn. unsmeared, free from fatty substances, [Manu-smṛti v, 112]
2) [v.s. ...] stainless, sinless, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
3) [v.s. ...] not attached to anything, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
4) [=nir-lepa] [from nir > niḥ] m. Name of Śiva, [Śivagītā, ascribed to the padma-purāṇa]
5) [v.s. ...] a sage, [Horace H. Wilson]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Nirlepa (निर्लेप):—[nir-lepa] (paḥ-pā-paṃ) a. Anointed; undefiled. m. A sage.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
Nirlepa (निर्लेप) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Ṇilleva.
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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.
Nirlepa (निर्लेप) [Also spelled nirlep]:—(a) see [nirlipta].
1) [adjective] not sticking to.
2) [adjective] not attaching oneself (to worldly, mundane, sensual pleasures or possessions).
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Nirlēpa (ನಿರ್ಲೇಪ):—[noun] = ನಿರ್ಲಿಪ್ತ [nirlipta]2.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Partial matches: Lepa, Nir, Nish.
Starts with: Nirlepagai, Nirlepaka, Nirlepam, Nirlepana.
Ends with: Bhavanirlepa.
Full-text: Nirlepam, Nilleva, Nirlep, Cokhataici Bhaji, Lepa.
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Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 5.111 < [Section XIII - Purification of Substances]
Śrī Kṛṣṇa-vijaya (by Śrī Gunaraja Khan)
Blue Annals (deb-ther sngon-po) (by George N. Roerich)
Chapter 1 - Homage (mchod par brjod pa) < [Book 1 - The beginning of the story of the Doctrine]
The Buddhist Path to Enlightenment (study) (by Dr Kala Acharya)
5.3. Three Stages (3): Mokṣa (Liberation) < [Chapter 4 - Comparative Study of Liberation in Jainism and Buddhism]
Prasthanatrayi Swaminarayan Bhashyam (Study) (by Sadhu Gyanananddas)
5.3. Kartā: Parabrahman as Omni-agent < [Chapter 3 - Analysis on the Basis of Metaphysics]
The Bhagavata Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 28 - Exposition of the Aṣṭāṅga-Yoga (the eightfold Path of Yoga) < [Book 3 - Third Skandha]