Niveshya, Niveṣya: 6 definitions

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Niveshya 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 Niveṣya can be transliterated into English as Nivesya or Niveshya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Niveṣya (निवेष्य).—a. Whirling.

-ṣyaḥ 1 An eddy, a whirlpool.

2) A whirlwind or a similar phenomenon.

3) Hoarfrost.

-ṣyam Extent. (vyāpti).

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

Niveśya (निवेश्य).—[adjective] to be founded (town) or married (man).

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Niveṣya (निवेष्य).—1. [masculine] whirlpool or whirlwind.

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Niveṣya (निवेष्य).—2. [adjective] belonging to a whirlpool, whirling.

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

1) Niveśya (निवेश्य):—[=ni-veśya] [from ni-viś] mfn. to be founded (as a town), [Harivaṃśa]

2) [v.s. ...] to be married (as a man), [Mahābhārata]

3) [v.s. ...] [wrong reading] for nirv (See nir-viś).

4) Niveṣya (निवेष्य):—[=ni-veṣya] [from ni-veṣī] m. a whirlpool, a water-spout, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa]

5) [v.s. ...] a whirlwind or any similar phenomenon, [Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā]

6) [v.s. ...] hoarfrost, [Mahīdhara]

7) [v.s. ...] mfn. whirling, belonging to a whirlpool or eddy, [Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā; Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra]

8) Nīveṣya (नीवेष्य):—[=nī-veṣya] [from ] mfn. = ni-v, [Maitrāyaṇī-saṃhitā]

[Sanskrit to German]

Niveshya 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

Nivēśya (ನಿವೇಶ್ಯ):—[noun] that which is fit to live in (as a building).

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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