Nirvishaya, Nirviṣaya, Nir-vishaya: 5 definitions
Nirvishaya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 Nirviṣaya can be transliterated into English as Nirvisaya or Nirvishaya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
nirviṣaya (निर्विषय).—a S Exempt from every (sensual, sensible, or mundane) object of attachment or desire.
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.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) expelled or driven away from one's home, residence or proper place; मनोनिर्विषयार्थकामया (manonirviṣayārthakāmayā) Ku.5.38; R.9.32; also
Nirviṣaya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms nir and viṣaya (विषय).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Nirviṣaya (निर्विषय).—I. m. no home, not being a dwelling-place, [Harivaṃśa, (ed. Calc.)] 3654. Ii. adj. 1. having no home banished, [Rāmāyaṇa] 3, 79, 47. 2. not attached to worldly objects, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 2, 1, 19.
Nirviṣaya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms nis and viṣaya (विषय).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Nirviṣaya (निर्विषय).—[adjective] having no residence, support, or sphere; banished, driven from (—°).
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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