Nishkarshana, Niṣkarṣaṇa: 6 definitions
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The Sanskrit term Niṣkarṣaṇa can be transliterated into English as Niskarsana or Nishkarshana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Drawing out, extracting, pulling off; ब्राह्ममस्त्रं प्रियाशोकशल्यनिष्कर्षणौषधम् (brāhmamastraṃ priyāśokaśalyaniṣkarṣaṇauṣadham) R.12.97.
Derivable forms: niṣkarṣaṇam (निष्कर्षणम्).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Niṣkarṣaṇa (निष्कर्षण).—nt. (in Sanskrit not in this exact sense; in meaning = Pali nikkaḍḍhanā), expulsion, ejection (of a person from a place): °ṇam Mahāvyutpatti 8436.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Niṣkarṣaṇa (निष्कर्षण).—i. e. nis -kṛṣ + ana, n. 1. Drawing out, [Raghuvaṃśa, (ed. Stenzler.)] 12, 97. 2. Putting off, 7, 63.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Niṣkarṣaṇa (निष्कर्षण):—[=niṣ-karṣaṇa] [from niṣ-kṛṣ] n. drawing out, extracting, taking off, [Raghuvaṃśa]
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Niṣkarṣaṇa (निष्कर्षण):—(wie eben) n.
1) das Herausziehen [Vyutpatti oder Mahāvyutpatti 194.] śalya [Raghuvaṃśa 12, 97.] —
2) das Abziehen, Ablegen: śirastra [Raghuvaṃśa 7, 63.]
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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