Nirya, Niryā, Nir-ya, Nis-ya: 6 definitions


Nirya 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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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Niryā (निर्या).—2 P.

1) To go out, go out of; निर्ययावथ पौलस्त्यः पुनर्युद्धाय मन्दिरात् (niryayāvatha paulastyaḥ punaryuddhāya mandirāt) R.12.83.

2) To pass, elapse (as time).

3) To weed (a field). -Caus.

1) To drive away; तेजसा मणिना हीनं शिबिरान्निरयापयत् (tejasā maṇinā hīnaṃ śibirānnirayāpayat) Bhāgavata 1.7.56.

2) To begin, start performing; प्रजापतेस्ते श्वशुरस्य साम्प्रतं निर्यापितो यज्ञ- महोत्सवः क्रिल (prajāpateste śvaśurasya sāmprataṃ niryāpito yajña- mahotsavaḥ krila) Bhāgavata 4.3.8.

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Nirya (निर्य).—an idler living from hand to mouth.

Derivable forms: niryaḥ (निर्यः).

Nirya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms nir and ya (य).

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Nirya (निर्य).—the Supreme Spirit (brahma).

Derivable forms: niryam (निर्यम्).

Nirya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms nis and ya (य).

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

Niryā (निर्या).—go or come out of ([ablative]) to or into ([accusative]); pass away, vanish. [Causative] cause to go away, expel from ([ablative]).

Niryā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms nis and (या).

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

1) Niryā (निर्या):—[=nir-√yā] a [Parasmaipada] -yāti, to go out, come forth, go from ([ablative]) to or into ([accusative]), set out for ([dative case], e.g. yuddhāya, [Mahābhārata]; dig-jayāya, [Rājataraṅgiṇī] or artham e.g. bhikṣārtham, [Pañcatantra]), [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.;

— (with mṛgayām) to go hunting, [Mahābhārata];

—to depart from life, die, [Caraka];

—to pass away (as time), [Kāvya literature];

—to weed (a field), [Mahābhārata] :

—[Causal] -yāpayati, to cause to go out etc., [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa];

—to drive away, expel from ([ablative]), [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] b f. getting out of order, disturbance, defect ([especially] of a rite), [Taittirīya-saṃhitā; Tāṇḍya-brāhmaṇa]

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

Niryā (निर्या) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Ṇijjā.

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Nirya 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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