Paradhina, Parādhīna, Para-adhina, Para-adhina: 8 definitions


Paradhina means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi. 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.

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Pali-English dictionary

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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

parādhīna : (adj.) dependent on others; be longing to others.

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Parādhīna refers to: dependent on others D. I, 72 (=paresu adhīno parass’eva ruciyā pavattati DA. I, 212); J. VI, 99; ThA. 15 (°vuttika); VvA. 23 (°vutti, paresaṃ bhāraṃ vahanto).

Note: parādhīna is a Pali compound consisting of the words para and adhīna.

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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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous (P) next»] — Paradhina in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

parādhīna (पराधीन).—a (S) Subject to another. Pr. pa0 jiṇēṃ āṇi pustakīṃ vidyā.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

parādhīna (पराधीन).—a Subject to another. Ex. प?B jiṇēṃ āṇi pustakī vidyā.

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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.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

[«previous (P) next»] — Paradhina in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Parādhīna (पराधीन).—a. dependent on another, subject, subservient; अन्नमेषां पराधीनं देयं स्याद्भिन्नभाजने (annameṣāṃ parādhīnaṃ deyaṃ syādbhinnabhājane) Ms.1.54,83; H.1.119.

Parādhīna is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms para and adhīna (अधीन).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Parādhīna (पराधीन).—mfn.

(-naḥ-nā-naṃ) Dependant, subject, subservient. E. para another, and adhīna humble, docile.

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

1) Parādhīna (पराधीन):—[from para] mf(ā)n. = ra-vaśa, [Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] (ifc.) entirely engaged in or intent upon or devoted to, [Kādambarī; Rājataraṅgiṇī]

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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