Paranmukha, Parāṅmukha, Parac-mukha, Paranc-mukha, Parannmukha: 12 definitions

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Marathi-English dictionary

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

parāṅmukha (पराङ्मुख).—a Turning a way; having the face averted.

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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 dictionary

[«previous next»] — Paranmukha in Sanskrit glossary
Source: 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

Parāṅmukha (पराङ्मुख).—mfn.

(-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] [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)

Parāṅmukha (पराङ्मुख) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Paraṃmuha, Parammuha, Parāhutta.

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Paranmukha in German

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Hindi dictionary

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Paraṅmukha (परङ्मुख):—(a) turning the back upon, averse from, hostile to, regardless of, shunning.

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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Paranmukha in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Parāṅmukha (ಪರಾಙ್ಮುಖ):—

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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Parāṅmukha (ಪರಾಙ್ಮುಖ):—

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.

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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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