Nyunapancashadbhava, aka: Nyūnapañcāśadbhāva, Nyuna-pancashadbhava; 1 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Nyūnapañcāśadbhāva can be transliterated into English as Nyunapancasadbhava or Nyunapancashadbhava, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Nyunapanchashadbhava.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

[Nyunapancashadbhava in Sanskrit glossaries]

Nyūnapañcāśadbhāva (न्यूनपञ्चाशद्भाव).—an idiot (having no full 5 properties of human nature).

Derivable forms: nyūnapañcāśadbhāvaḥ (न्यूनपञ्चाशद्भावः).

Nyūnapañcāśadbhāva is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms nyūna and pañcāśadbhāva (पञ्चाशद्भाव).

(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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