Nishevya, Niṣevya: 5 definitions


Nishevya 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.

The Sanskrit term Niṣevya can be transliterated into English as Nisevya or Nishevya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

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

Niṣevya (निषेव्य).—[adjective] to be practised, observed, or enjoyed.

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

1) Niṣevya (निषेव्य):—[=ni-ṣevya] [from ni-ṣev] mfn. to be frequented or enjoyed, [Mahābhārata; Harivaṃśa]

2) [v.s. ...] to be used or applied, [Caraka]

3) [v.s. ...] to be honoured, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

[Sanskrit to German]

Nishevya 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

Niṣēvya (ನಿಷೇವ್ಯ):—

1) [noun] that which or he who, is fit or deserved to be worshipped, served or religiously attended to.

2) [noun] a being associated with.

3) [noun] he who has (something).

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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