Nirmrij, Nirmṛj: 3 definitions


Nirmrij 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 Nirmṛj can be transliterated into English as Nirmrj or Nirmrij, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Nirmṛj (निर्मृज्).—2 P. To wipe off, wash out; तेषु दर्भेषु तं हस्तं निर्मृज्याल्लेपभागिनाम् (teṣu darbheṣu taṃ hastaṃ nirmṛjyāllepabhāginām) Manusmṛti 3.216.

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

Nirmṛj (निर्मृज्).—wipe off, destroy.

Nirmṛj is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms nis and mṛj (मृज्).

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

Nirmṛj (निर्मृज्):—[=nir-√mṛj] [Parasmaipada] -mārṣṭi, etc. ([Potential] -mṛjyur, [Kāṭhaka]; impv. -mṛḍḍhi, [Atharva-veda]; p. [Ātmanepada] -mṛjāna, [Kauśika-sūtra]; [perfect tense] -mamārja, [Purāṇa]; [subjunctive] [Aorist] -mṛkṣatam, [Ṛg-veda]; [indeclinable participle] -mṛjya, [Mahābhārata]), to rub or wipe off, sweep out, destroy.

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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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