Paritrana, Paritrāṇa: 13 definitions

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Paritrana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Paritran.

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Paritrana in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

paritrāṇa (परित्राण).—n S Protecting, guarding, preserving. 2 Making whole; mending or repairing.

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

paritrāṇa (परित्राण).—n Protecting. Making whole.

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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»] — Paritrana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Paritrāṇa (परित्राण).—

1) Preservation, protection, rescue, defence, deliverance; परित्राणाय साधूनां विनाशाय च दुष्कृताम् (paritrāṇāya sādhūnāṃ vināśāya ca duṣkṛtām) Bhagavadgītā (Bombay) 4.8; रामापरित्राणविहस्तयोधं सेनानिवेशं तुमुलं चकार (rāmāparitrāṇavihastayodhaṃ senāniveśaṃ tumulaṃ cakāra) R.5.49.

2) Selfdefence.

3) Abstaining from.

4) The hair of the body; moustaches.

Derivable forms: paritrāṇam (परित्राणम्).

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

Paritrāṇa (परित्राण).—n.

(-ṇaṃ) 1. Warding a blow, self-defence. 2. Preserving, rescue, deliverance, protecting. E. pari about, trāṇa preserving.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Paritrāṇa (परित्राण).—i. e. pari-trā + ana, n. 1. Protection, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 8, 349. 2. Defence, Mahābhārata 1, 1012. 3. Shelter, 7, 2526. 4. Abstaining from, Mahābhārata 13, 6227.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Paritrāṇa (परित्राण).—[neuter] protection, rescue from ([ablative]), refuge.

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

1) Paritrāṇa (परित्राण):—[=pari-trāṇa] [from pari-trai] n. rescue, preservation, deliverance from ([ablative]), protection or means of protection, refuge, retreat, [Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] self-defence, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

3) [v.s. ...] the hair of the body, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

4) [v.s. ...] moustaches, [Demetrius Galanos’s Lexiko: sanskritikes, anglikes, hellenikes]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Paritrāṇa (परित्राण):—[pari-trāṇa] (ṇaṃ) 1. n. Warding a blow; deliverance, salvation.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Paritrāṇa (परित्राण) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Paritāṇa, Parittāṇa, Pariyāṇa.

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Paritrana in German

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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.

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Hindi dictionary

[«previous next»] — Paritrana in Hindi glossary
Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Paritrāṇa (परित्राण) [Also spelled paritran]:—(nm) protection; deliverance; salvation; ~[trātā] a protector; deliverer.

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Kannada-English dictionary

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

Paritrāṇa (ಪರಿತ್ರಾಣ):—

1) [noun] the act of protecting (others) from danger, annoyance, destruction, death, etc.

2) [noun] any means or implements used in protecting others.

3) [noun] a gaurding of oneself from danger, annoyance, death, etc.; self-protection.

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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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