Nirvapana, Nirvapaṇa, Nirvāpaṇa: 10 definitions


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[«previous next»] — Nirvapana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Nirvapaṇa (निर्वपण).—a.,

-ṇī 1 Relating to oblations.

2) Pouring out, scattering.

3) Giving, bestowing.

-ṇam 1 Pouring out, offering.

2) Particularly, the presentation of funeral offerings to the manes, a libation; अनयैवावृता कार्यं पिण्डनिर्वपणं सुतैः (anayaivāvṛtā kāryaṃ piṇḍanirvapaṇaṃ sutaiḥ) Manusmṛti 3.248,26; Bhāgavata 5.12.12.

3) Bestowing presents.

4) Gift, donation.

5) A vessel (ladle &c.) for pouring.

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Nirvāpaṇa (निर्वापण).—1 An offering, oblation, a funeral oblation.

2) A gift, donation.

3) Putting out, extinguishing.

4) Pouring out, scattering, sowing (as seed).

5) (a) Offering, giving. (b) Offering oblations (especially funeral).

6) Allaying, alleviation, pacification; कर्तव्यानि दुःखितैर्दुःखनिर्वापणानि (kartavyāni duḥkhitairduḥkhanirvāpaṇāni) Uttararāmacarita 3.

7) Annihilation.

8) Killing, slaughter.

9) Cooling, refreshing; शरीरनिर्वापणाय (śarīranirvāpaṇāya) Ś.3.

1) A refrigerant or cooling application; तप्तायःपिण्ड- सिकतानां वा निर्वापणं प्रसाधनं च कर्तव्यम् (taptāyaḥpiṇḍa- sikatānāṃ vā nirvāpaṇaṃ prasādhanaṃ ca kartavyam).

Derivable forms: nirvāpaṇam (निर्वापणम्).

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

Nirvapaṇa (निर्वपण) or Nirvvapaṇa.—n.

(-ṇaṃ) 1. Gift, donation. 2. Presentation of funeral offerings. 3. Extinguishing, pulling out. E. nir before, vap to go, affix bhāve lyuṭ.

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Nirvāpaṇa (निर्वापण) or Nirvvāpaṇa.—n.

(-ṇaṃ) 1. Putting out, as a fire or light, extinguishing, quenching. 2. (In medicine,) Refrigerant. 3. Killing, slaughter. 4. Gift, giving. 5. Presenting funeral oblations. 6. Cooling, refreshing. E. nir before, vap to go. &c, in the causal form, affix ṇic, vā ṇic-puk-lyuṭ .

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

Nirvapaṇa (निर्वपण).—i. e. nis-vap + ana, n. 1. Offering, especially to the Manes, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 3, 248. 2. Gift, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 5, 12, 12.

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Nirvāpaṇa (निर्वापण).—i. e. I. nis-vap, [Causal.], + ana, 1. Casting in, [Suśruta] 1, 171, 6. 2. Sowing, [Pañcatantra] 85, 17. Ii. nis-vā, [Causal.], + ana, n. 1. Extinguishing, [Mṛcchakaṭikā, (ed. Stenzler.)] 49, 18. 2. Cooling, [Śākuntala, (ed. Böhtlingk.)] 31, 9. 3. Amusing, 33, 2, v. r.

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

Nirvapaṇa (निर्वपण).—[adjective] & [neuter] pouring out, offering, bestowing.

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Nirvāpaṇa (निर्वापण).—1. [neuter] = nirvāpa.

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Nirvāpaṇa (निर्वापण).—2. [adjective] & [neuter] extinguishing, cooling.

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

1) Nirvapaṇa (निर्वपण):—[=nir-vapaṇa] [from nir-vap] n. pouring out, sprinkling, scattering, [Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra]

2) [v.s. ...] offering ([especially] the funeral oblation or libation), [Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata] etc.

3) [v.s. ...] that by which a libation is made (as a ladle or vessel), [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa]

4) [v.s. ...] gift, donation, alms, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

5) [v.s. ...] mfn. relating to libations, [Gṛhyāsaṃgraha]

6) [v.s. ...] (ifc.) scattering, pouring out, bestowing, [Mahābhārata]

7) Nirvāpaṇa (निर्वापण):—[=nir-vāpaṇa] [from nir-vap] a n. ([from] [Causal]) scattering sowing, throwing in or down, [Pañcatantra; Suśruta] offering, presenting funeral oblations, giving, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc. 1.]

8) [=nir-vāpaṇa] [from nir-vā] b mfn. cooling, refrigerant, [Caraka]

9) [v.s. ...] n. the act of cooling or refreshing or quenching or delighting, [Kāvya literature; Suśruta]

10) [v.s. ...] extinguishing, extinction, annihilation, [Mṛcchakaṭikā; Rājataraṅgiṇī]

11) [v.s. ...] killing, slaughter, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Nirvāpana (निर्वापन):—[nir-vāpana] (naṃ) 1. n. Killing; a gift.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Nirvāpaṇa (निर्वापण) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Ṇivvavaṇa, Ṇivvāvaṇa, Ṇivvāvaṇā.

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Nirvapana 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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Nirvapana in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Nirvapaṇa (ನಿರ್ವಪಣ):—

1) [noun] a pouring (of a liquid) from above.

2) [noun] a sprinkling or letting a liquid fall in droplets over something; to sprinkle.

3) [noun] a gift; a presentation.

4) [noun] an offering of oblations to the manes, esp. to one’s father, grandfather and great grand father that are dead.

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Nirvāpaṇa (ನಿರ್ವಾಪಣ):—

1) [noun] a pouring out.

2) [noun] a giving of a gift.

3) [noun] an oblation offered to the manes.

4) [noun] that which is given as a gift; presentation.

5) [noun] the act or an instance of killing.

6) [noun] a warding off or removing (of an evil).

7) [noun] he who destroys, demolishes.

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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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