Paranmukha, Parāṅmukha, Parac-mukha, Paranc-mukha, Parannmukha: 12 definitions
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
parāṅmukha (पराङ्मुख).—a Turning a way; having the face averted.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Parāṅmukha (पराङ्मुख).—a. (parāṅmukha) 1 having the face turned away or averted, turning the back upon; विग्रहाच्च शयने पराङ्मुखीर्नानुनेतुमबलाः स तत्वरे (vigrahācca śayane parāṅmukhīrnānunetumabalāḥ sa tatvare) R.19.38; Amaruśataka 9; Manusmṛti 2.195;1.119.
2) (a) averse from; मातुर्न केवलं स्वस्याः श्रियोऽप्यासीत् पराङ्मुखः (māturna kevalaṃ svasyāḥ śriyo'pyāsīt parāṅmukhaḥ) R.12.13. (b) not disposed towards, shunning, avoiding; प्रवृत्तिपराङ्मुखो भावः (pravṛttiparāṅmukho bhāvaḥ) V.4.2; Ś.5.28.
3) adverse, unfavourable; तनुरपि न ते दोषोऽस्माकं विधिस्तु पराङ्मुखः (tanurapi na te doṣo'smākaṃ vidhistu parāṅmukhaḥ) Amaruśataka 3.
4) not caring about, regardless of; मर्त्येष्वास्थापराङ्मुखः (martyeṣvāsthāparāṅmukhaḥ) R.1.43.
-khaḥ a magical formula pronounced over weapons.
Parāṅmukha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms parāc and mukha (मुख).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-khaḥ-khī-khaṃ) Turning away, having the face averted. E. parāñc, and mukha the face.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Parāṅṅmukha (पराङ्ङ्मुख).—I. adj., f. khī. 1. having the face averted, [Pañcatantra] 181, 15. 2. averse, [Pañcatantra] i. [distich] 405; disinclined, [Vikramorvaśī, (ed. Bollensen.)] [distich] 102 (
Parāṅṅmukha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms parāṅc and mukha (मुख).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Parāṅmukha (पराङ्मुख).—[feminine] ī [adjective] having the face turned backwards, averted, turned away; flying from, avoiding, shunning, not caring for ([ablative], [locative], [genetive], prati [with] [accusative], or —°); contrary, unfavourable. —[neuter] [adverb], [abstract] tā [feminine], tva [neuter]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Parāṅmukha (पराङ्मुख):—[=parāṅ-mukha] [from parāṅ > parāñc] mf(ī)n. having the face turned away or averted, turning the back upon (also am ind.)
2) [v.s. ...] flying from
3) [v.s. ...] averse from, hostile to, regardless of, shunning, avoiding ([locative case]; [genitive case]; [accusative] with prati, or [compound]), [Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.
4) [v.s. ...] unfavourable, unkind (as fate etc.), [Mahābhārata; Kālidāsa]
5) [v.s. ...] m. a spell or magical formula pronounced over weapons, [Rāmāyaṇa]
6) [v.s. ...] n. ([chapter] of [Mahābhārata])Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Parāṅmukha (पराङ्मुख):—[parā+ṅmukha] (khaḥ-khā-khaṃ) a. Turning away; having the face averted.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
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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 (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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Paraṅmukha (परङ्मुख):—(a) turning the back upon, averse from, hostile to, regardless of, shunning.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [adjective] turned aside or away.
2) [adjective] being aversed to; reluctant; disliking; repugnant.
3) [adjective] neglected; ignored; disregarded.
4) [adjective] opposing; being hostile to; set against.
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1) [noun] a going back (avoiding facing a situation, a person, danger, etc.); a retreating.
2) [noun] a man who is averse to, reluctant or disagreeable to.
3) [noun] a hostile man.
4) [noun] (dance.) a position or pose of the palm, pointing outwards.
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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