Nisudana, Nisūdana, Nishudana, Niṣūdana: 10 definitions
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The Sanskrit term Niṣūdana can be transliterated into English as Nisudana or Nishudana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Pali-English dictionarySource: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Nisūdana, (nt.) (ni+sūd) destroying, slaughtering Miln. 242. (Page 373)
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Niṣūdana (निषूदन).—Killing, slaughter.
-naḥ A killer; as in बलवृत्रनिषूदनः (balavṛtraniṣūdanaḥ) &c.
Derivable forms: niṣūdanam (निषूदनम्).
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Nisūdana (निसूदन).—p. p. Killing, destroying.
-nam Killing, slaughter; cf. निषूदन (niṣūdana). यमिन्द्रशब्दार्थनिसूदनं हरेः (yamindraśabdārthanisūdanaṃ hareḥ) Śi.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-naṃ) Killing, slaughter. m.
(-daḥ) A killer. E. ni before, ṣad to kill, aff. lyuṭ .
Niṣūdana can also be spelled as Nisūdana (निसूदन).
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(-naṃ) Killing, slaughter. E. ni before, sūd to kill, aff. bhāve lyuṭḥ also niṣūdana .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Niṣūdana (निषूदन).—see nisūdana.
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Nisūdana (निसूदन).—[ni-sūd + ana], and niṣūdana niṣūdana (against Gramm.), m. A destroyer, Mahābhārata 3, 12013.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Niṣūdana (निषूदन).—[masculine] killer, destroyer.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Niṣūdana (निषूदन):—[=ni-ṣūdana] [from ni-ṣūd] m. idem, [Mahābhārata; Raghuvaṃśa]
2) [v.s. ...] removing, destroying, [Suśruta]
3) [v.s. ...] n. killing, slaughter, [Horace H. Wilson]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Niṣūdana (निषूदन):—[ni-ṣūdana] (naṃ) 1. n. Killing, slaughter.
2) Nisūdana (निसूदन):—[ni-sūdana] (naṃ) 1. n. Killing, slaughter.
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [noun] the act or an instance of killing.
2) [noun] a killer; a slaughterer.
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Nisūdana (ನಿಸೂದನ):—[noun] the act or an instance of killing; slaughter.
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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