Nirnimitta, aka: Nir-nimitta; 4 Definition(s)


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Marathi-English dictionary

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nirnimitta (निर्निमित्त).—ad (S) Causelessly, without ground or reason.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

nirnimitta (निर्निमित्त).—ad Causelessly, without reason.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Nirnimitta (निर्निमित्त).—a.

1) causeless.

2) disinterested.

Nirnimitta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms nir and nimitta (निमित्त).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Nirnimitta (निर्निमित्त).—mfn.

(-ttaḥ-ttā-ttaṃ) Causeless, groundless. E. nir neg. nimitta cause.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
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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. 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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