Samjivin, Saṃjīvin: 5 definitions



Samjivin means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Saṃjīvin (संजीविन्).—i. e. sam-jīv + in, f. , reanimating, [Lassen, Anthologia Sanskritica.] 18, 13 (perhaps to be changed into saṃjivanī, cf. jīvana and the last).

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

Saṃjīvin (संजीविन्).—[adjective] animating, rendering alive.

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

1) Saṃjīvin (संजीविन्):—[=saṃ-jīvin] [from saṃ-jīva > saṃ-jīv] mfn. rendering alive, enlivening, [Mahābhārata; Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] m. Name of a minister of Megha-varṇa (king of the crows), [Pañcatantra]

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

Saṃjivin (संजिविन्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Saṃjīvi.

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Samjivin 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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