Nirvada, Nirvāda: 9 definitions

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Nirvada 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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Nirvāda (निर्वाद).—

1) Blame, reproach.

2) Scandal, bad rumour, obloquy; किमात्मनिर्वादकथामुपेक्षे (kimātmanirvādakathāmupekṣe) R.14.34; Kirātārjunīya 2.1.

3) Decision of a controversy.

4) Absence of dispute (vādābhāva); निर्वादैर्निर्वदेदेनम् (nirvādairnirvadedenam) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 5.135.37.

5) Rumour, report.

Derivable forms: nirvādaḥ (निर्वादः).

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

Nirvāda (निर्वाद) or Nirbbāda.—m.

(-daḥ) 1. Censure, blame, reproach. 2. Bad rumour, or report, Scandal. 3. Asseveration, affirmation, decision of a controversy. 4. Absence of dispute or railing. 5. Disrespect. E. nir privat. prefix, and ṣāda speech.

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

Nirvāda (निर्वाद).—i. e. nis-vad + a, m. Blame, Mahābhārata 5, 4618.

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

Nirvāda (निर्वाद).—[masculine] censure, blame.

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

1) Nirvāda (निर्वाद):—[=nir-vāda] [from nir > niḥ] 1. nir-vāda m. absence of dispute or railing, [Horace H. Wilson]

2) [=nir-vāda] [from nir-vad] 2. nir-vāda m. (for 1. See p. 542, col. 1) obloquy, censure, [Mahābhārata; Raghuvaṃśa]

3) [v.s. ...] rumour, report, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

4) [v.s. ...] = niścita-vāda, or niṣṭhitav, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

5) [v.s. ...] [wrong reading] for nir-vāha, [Rājataraṅgiṇī viii, 565.]

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

Nirvāda (निर्वाद):—[nir-vāda] (daḥ) 1. m. Censure; rumour; affirmation; absence of dispute.

[Sanskrit to German]

Nirvada in German

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Nirvāda (ನಿರ್ವಾದ):—[noun] that, the veracity of which is beyond reasoning and argument; indisputability.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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