Nishpeshana, Niṣpeṣaṇa, Nīṣpeṣaṇa: 7 definitions


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The Sanskrit terms Niṣpeṣaṇa and Nīṣpeṣaṇa can be transliterated into English as Nispesana or Nishpeshana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Nishpeshana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Niṣpeṣaṇa (निष्पेषण).—

1) Rubbing together, grinding, bruising, pulverizing; भुजान्तरनिष्पेष (bhujāntaraniṣpeṣa) Ve.3, Māl. 8.9.3.

2) Striking, clashing, hitting against, friction; प्रक्षिप्य व्यनदन्नादं वज्रनिष्पेषनिष्ठुरम् (prakṣipya vyanadannādaṃ vajraniṣpeṣaniṣṭhuram) Bhāgavata 1.55.19; R.4.77; Mv.1.34; K.56.

2) The sound produced by striking or clashing.

Derivable forms: niṣpeṣaṇam (निष्पेषणम्).

See also (synonyms): niṣpeṣa.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Niṣpeṣaṇa (निष्पेषण).—(nt.) = naiṣpeṣikatā, q.v.: Rāṣṭrapālaparipṛcchā 15.10, see s.v. kuhana.

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

Niṣpeṣaṇa (निष्पेषण).—i. e. nis-piṣ + ana, n. Clashing, Mahābhārata 7, 241.

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

Niṣpeṣaṇa (निष्पेषण):—[=niṣ-peṣaṇa] [from niṣ-piṣ] n. idem, [Mahābhārata]

[Sanskrit to German]

Nishpeshana 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

[«previous next»] — Nishpeshana in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Niṣpēṣaṇa (ನಿಷ್ಪೇಷಣ):—

1) [noun] the act of crushing, grinding or pulverising.

2) [noun] the act or an instance of rubbing with friction.

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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