Sahavasa, Sahavāsa, Saha-vasa: 10 definitions


Sahavasa 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.

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Pali-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Sahavasa in Pali glossary
Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

sahavāsa : (m.) living together.

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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

sahavāsa (सहवास).—m (S) Dwelling with. 2 Companionship, familiar intercourse, intimate acquaintance. sahavāsākhālīṃ paḍaṇēṃ To become familiar or easy through practice or use.

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

sahavāsa (सहवास).—m Dwelling with; companion- ship.

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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: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sahavāsa (सहवास).—dwelling together; सहवसतिमुपेत्य यैः प्रियायाः कृत इव मुग्धविलोकितोपदेशः (sahavasatimupetya yaiḥ priyāyāḥ kṛta iva mugdhavilokitopadeśaḥ) Ś.2.3.

Derivable forms: sahavāsaḥ (सहवासः).

Sahavāsa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms saha and vāsa (वास). See also (synonyms): sahavasati.

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

Sahavāsa (सहवास).—[masculine] = sahavasati; [adjective] vāsin.

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

1) Sahavāsa (सहवास):—[=saha-vāsa] [from saha] m. dwelling together, common abode, [ib.; Harivaṃśa; Kathāsaritsāgara]

2) [v.s. ...] = next, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

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Sahavasa 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»] — Sahavasa in Hindi glossary
Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Sahavāsa (सहवास) [Also spelled sahvas]:—(nm) cohabitation; —[karanā, ke sātha] to cohabit (with).

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Sahavāsa (ಸಹವಾಸ):—

1) [noun] the fact of living together; co-dwelling or co-habitation.

2) [noun] the fact of being associated with another; association.

3) [noun] sexual union.

4) [noun] ಸಹವಾಸದಿಂದ ಸನ್ಯಾಸಿ ಕೆಟ್ಟ [sahavasadimda sanyasi ketta] sahavāsadinda sanyāsi keṭṭa (prov.) bad company leads to the gallows; ಸಹವಾಸಮಾಡು [sahavasamadu] sahavāsa māḍu to make friends with; to be associated with (as a friend, collaborator, etc.).

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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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Nepali dictionary

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Source: unoes: Nepali-English Dictionary

Sahavāsa (सहवास):—n. 1. co-residence; 2. cohabitation;

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Nepali is the primary language of the Nepalese people counting almost 20 million native speakers. The country of Nepal is situated in the Himalaya mountain range to the north of India.

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