Nisevita, Nishevita, Niṣevita: 9 definitions


Nisevita means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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 Niṣevita can be transliterated into English as Nisevita or Nishevita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Pali-English dictionary

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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

nisevita : (pp. of nisevati) associated; pursued; indulged in.

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Nisevita, (adj.) (pp. of nisevati) frequented, practised, enjoyed, indulged in M. I, 178; Sdhp. 373. (Page 374)

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context information

Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Niṣevita (निषेवित).—p. p.

1) Served, waited upon, worshipped, honoured.

2) Visited, resorted to, haunted, frequented

3) Practised, observed (as a vow &c.).

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

Niṣevita (निषेवित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Observed, practised. 2. Served, obeyed. 3. Frequented through respect. E. ni before, sev to serve, kta aff.

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

Niṣevita (निषेवित).—[adjective] inhabited, frequented, tenanted, occupied, approached, enjoyed.

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

Niṣevita (निषेवित):—[=ni-ṣevita] [from ni-ṣev] mfn. visited, frequented, occupied, held, practised, observed, approached resorted to, attended, served, honoured, obeyed, [Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature etc.]

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

Niṣevita (निषेवित):—[ni-ṣevita] (taḥ-tā-taṃ) p. Served.

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

Niṣevita (निषेवित) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Ṇiseviya.

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

Niṣēvita (ನಿಷೇವಿತ):—[adjective] served; worshipped; attended.

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Niṣēvita (ನಿಷೇವಿತ):—[noun] that which or he who, is worshipped, served, religiously attended to.

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Nisēvita (ನಿಸೇವಿತ):—[adjective] adorned; worshipped.

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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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