Pujaniya, Pūjanīya: 10 definitions

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Pujaniya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, 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 Pujniy.

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Pali-English dictionary

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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

pūjanīya : (adj.) entitled to homage; venerable.

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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

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

pūjanīya (पूजनीय).—a (S) pūjārha a (S) Fit for or deserving of worship, adoration, homage, reverence, or obeisance.

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

pūjanīya (पूजनीय).—a pūjārha Deserving of worship, adorable.

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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

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

Pūjanīya (पूजनीय).—mfn.

(-yaḥ-yā-yaṃ) To be worshiped or revered. E. pūj, and anīyar aff.

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

Pūjanīya (पूजनीय).—[adjective] to be honoured, honourable.

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

1) Pūjanīya (पूजनीय):—[from pūjaka > pūj] mfn. to be revered or worshipped, venerable, honourable, ([Comparative degree] -tara; [superlative degree] -tama), [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa] etc.

2) Pūjanīyā (पूजनीया):—[from pūjanīya > pūjaka > pūj] f. Name of a female bird (a friend of king Brahma-datta), [Harivaṃśa]

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

Pūjanīya (पूजनीय):—[(yaḥ-yā-yaṃ) a.] That should be worshipped, or revered.

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Pujaniya 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

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Pūjanīya (पूजनीय) [Also spelled pujniy]:—(a) worthy of worship, venerable, adorable.

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