Pisha, Piśa: 11 definitions
Pisha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Jainism, Prakrit. 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 Piśa can be transliterated into English as Pisa or Pisha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
General definition (in Hinduism)Source: archive.org: Vedic index of Names and Subjects
Piśa (पिश) is found in one passage of the Rigveda, where Sāyaṇa takes it to mean a deer (ruru).
Languages of India and abroad
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
pisā (पिसा).—m A tree, Tetranthera lanceafolia. Grah. 2 The heavy or hammering end of a hammer: opp. to mukhā the broad end.
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pisā (पिसा).—a (pisēṃ) Maddened or mad. Pr. adhīṃ pisā tyācē hātīṃ dilhēṃ kōlīta; bāyakō vēḍī pōra pisēṃ jāvaī miḷālēṃ tēṃhī tasēñca.
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pīsa (पीस).—m (piccha S) A feather: also a quill. 2 The feathered end of an arrow. 3 f (R neuter.) The blight incidental to rice-crops: also a blighted head. Ex. bhātānēṃ pisā ṭākalyā; śētālā pisā paḍalyā; hēṃ pīsa tōḍūna āṇalēṃ.
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pīsa (पीस).—n (pisūṃ A flea.) Fleas. A collective noun.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
pisā (पिसा).—a Maddened or mad. Pr. adhīṃ pisā tyācē hātī dilēṃ kōlīta.
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pīsa (पीस).—m A feather; a quill. The fea- thered end of an arrow. pisācā kāvaḷā karaṇārā One that deals in hyperbole.
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pīsa (पीस).—n Fleas.
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
1) Free from sin
2) Multiform.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-śaḥ-śā-śaṃ) Free from sin. n. (śaṃ) Having many forms. E. piśa to organise, aff. ka .
Piśa can also be spelled as Pisa (पिस).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Piśa (पिश).—[piś + a], m. A deer,
Piśa (पिश).—[masculine] a kind of deer.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Piśa (पिश):—[from piś] m. = ruru, a sort of deer (probably so called from its colour; cf. next), [Ṛg-veda i, 64, 8] ([Sāyaṇa])
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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.
Prakrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary
1) Pisa (पिस) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Piṣ.
2) Pīsa (पीस) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Piṣ.
Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+93): Pisacin, Pisati, Pishaca, Pishacabadha, Pishacabadhe, Pishacabhasha, Pishacabhashya, Pishacabhavana, Pishacabhiksha, Pishacacarya, Pishacacatana, Pishacacaturdashi, Pishacadakshina, Pishacadhipati, Pishacadipika, Pishacadru, Pishacagraha, Pishacagrihitaka, Pishacahan, Pishacajambhana.
Full-text (+4): Pish, Pishaca, Pishela, Vedakhula, Veda Khula, Pishala, Bahira Pisa, Bahira-pisa, Pisila, Dhekuna-pisa, Pishi, Taima, Gehum, Time, Pisaranem, Pisudanem, Pishanga, Pisara, Dhekuna, Dhenkuna.
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Satapatha-brahmana (by Julius Eggeling)
Kāṇḍa XIII, adhyāya 2, brāhmaṇa 6 < [Thirteenth Kāṇḍa]
Kāṇḍa XIII, adhyāya 5, brāhmaṇa 2 < [Thirteenth Kāṇḍa]
Harivamsha Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
The civilization of Babylonia and Assyria (by Morris Jastrow)
Complete works of Swami Abhedananda (by Swami Prajnanananda)
Chapter 6 - The Influence of India on Western-Civilization < [Discourse 1 - India and Her People]
Chapter 1 - The Ideal of Education < [Discourse 2 - The Ideal of Education]
Kathasaritsagara (the Ocean of Story) (by Somadeva)