Nirmoksha, Nirmokṣa: 6 definitions



Nirmoksha 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.

The Sanskrit term Nirmokṣa can be transliterated into English as Nirmoksa or Nirmoksha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Nirmokṣa (निर्मोक्ष).—Liberation, deliverance; न चोपलेमे पूर्वेषामृण निर्मोक्षसाधनम् (na copaleme pūrveṣāmṛṇa nirmokṣasādhanam) R.1.2.

Derivable forms: nirmokṣaḥ (निर्मोक्षः).

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

Nirmokṣa (निर्मोक्ष).—i. e. nis-mokṣ + a, m. Deliverance, removal of, Mahābhārata 13, 60.

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

Nirmokṣa (निर्मोक्ष).—[masculine] nirmocana [neuter] = nirmukti.

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

Nirmokṣa (निर्मोक्ष):—[=nir-mokṣa] [from nir-muc] m. liberation, deliverance from ([genitive case] or [compound]), [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature]

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Nirmoksha 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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