Paina, Pāīṇa: 5 definitions
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
pāīṇa (पाईण) [or पाईन, pāīna].—f m A land-measure of five paḍatana or thirty square bighā. 2 A measure of length,--a quarter of an inch.
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paiṇa (पैण).—f (Or āgapaiṇa) Herpes zoster. 2 (Poetry.) A bet or wager: also a bargain or an agreement. v kara, ghāla. paiṇa bhōgaṇēṃ-bāḷagaṇēṃ-pāḷaṇēṃ-dharaṇēṃ (To be ready to wager about.) To hold doggedly or determinedly. 2 To have disdainful estimation of.
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paiṇa (पैण).—n C (Or pahyāṇa or payēṇa q. v.) Hay.
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paina (पैन).—n C (Commonly paiṇa or pahyāṇa) Hay.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
pāīṇa (पाईण) [or pāīna, or पाईन].—f m A land-measure of five paḍatana or thirty square bighā.
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paiṇa (पैण).—f (Or āgapaiṇa) A skin disease. A bet or wager. An agreement. paiṇa bhōgaṇēṃ- bāḷagaṇēṃ-pāḷaṇēṃ-dharaṇēṃ To hold doggedly. To have disdainful estimation of.
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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Painā (पैना):—(a) sharp; acute; pointed; (nm) the goad of a ploughman; ~[pana] sharpness; acuteness; pointedness; hence [painī] feminine form.
Prakrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary
1) Pāīṇa (पाईण) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Prācīna.
2) Pāīṇā (पाईणा) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Prācīnā.
Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [noun] the act or an instance of traveling from one place to another; journey.
2) [noun] a marching of a military force of a country to attack another country.
3) [noun] that much distance which can be covered in a day’s walking or journey.
4) [noun] any course or passage from one stage or experience to another.
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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