Nissarana, aka: Nissāraṇa, Nissaraṇa; 4 Definition(s)

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Nissarana means something in Buddhism, Pali, Marathi. 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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Pali-English dictionary

[Nissarana in Pali glossaries]

nissaraṇa : (nt.) 1. going out; departure; 2. escape. || nissāraṇa (nt.), driving out.

(Source): BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

Nissāraṇa, (nt.) (fr. nissarati) going or driving out, expulsion Miln. 344 (osāraṇa-n. -paṭisāraṇa), 357. (Page 375)

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Nissaraṇa, (nt.) (Sk. niḥsaraṇa, to nis+sarati, cp. BSk. nissaraṇa giving up (?) AvŚ II. 193) going out, departure; issue, outcome, result; giving up, leaving behind, being freed, escape (fr. saṃsāra), salvation Vin. I, 104; D. III, 240, 248 sq.; S. I, 128, 142; II, 5; III, 170 (catunnaṃ dhātūnaṃ); IV, 7 sq. (id.); V, 121 sq.; A. I, 258, 260; II, 10 (kāmānaṃ etc.); III, 245 sq.; IV, 76 (uttariṃ); V, 188; M. I, 87 (kāmānaṃ), 326 (uttariṃ); III, 25; It. 37, 61; Ps. II, 180, 244; Vbh. 247; Vism. 116; ThA. 233; DhsA. 164; Sdhp. 579. Cp. nissaṭa & nissaraṇīya.

—dassin wise in knowing results, prescient, able to find a way to salvation S. IV, 205; —pañña (adj.)=°dassin D. I, 245 (a°); III, 46; S. II, 194; IV, 332; A. V, 178 (a°), 181 sq.; Miln. 401. (Page 374)

(Source): Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
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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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Marathi-English dictionary

[Nissarana in Marathi glossaries]

nissaraṇa (निस्सरण).—n S Going forth or from, departing, proceeding, issuing. 2 Dying.

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nissāraṇa (निस्सारण).—n S Driving from or out; expelling, removing.

(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

nissaraṇa (निस्सरण).—n Going forth.

(Source): DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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