Paishuna, Paiśuna: 8 definitions
Paishuna 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 Paiśuna can be transliterated into English as Paisuna or Paishuna, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Paiśuna (पैशुन).—[piśunasya bhāvaḥ aṇ ṣyañ vā]
1) Backbiting, slandering, talebearing, calumny; पैशुन्यं साहसं (paiśunyaṃ sāhasaṃ) ......क्रोधजोऽपि गणोऽष्टकः (krodhajo'pi gaṇo'ṣṭakaḥ) Ms.7.48;11.56; Bg.16.2.
2) Roguery, depravity.
3) Wickdness, malignity.
Derivable forms: paiśunam (पैशुनम्).
See also (synonyms): paiśunya.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-naṃ) 1. Information, reporting evil of others. 2. Roguery. 3. Backbiting. E. piśuna a spy, &c. aṇ aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Paiśuna (पैशुन).—i. e. piśuna + a, n. Tale-bearing, backbiting, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 11, 55.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Paiśuna (पैशुन).—[neuter] backbiting, slander.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Paiśuna (पैशुन):—n. ([from] piśuna) tale-bearing, back-biting, calumny, malignity, wickedness, [Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Paiśuna (पैशुन):—(naṃ) 1. n. Information; espionage; slander; villany.
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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Ends with: Apaishuna.
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