Sannikarshana, Sannikarṣaṇa: 4 definitions


Sannikarshana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 Sannikarṣaṇa can be transliterated into English as Sannikarsana or Sannikarshana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

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

sannikarṣaṇa (सन्निकर्षण).—n S Approximating or drawing near.

context information

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»] — Sannikarshana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Sannikarṣaṇa (सन्निकर्षण).—n.

(-ṇaṃ) 1. Proximity. 2. Approximation, approximating, bringing or approaching near to. E. sam and ni before kṛṣ to make furrows, aff. lyuṭ .

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

Sannikarṣaṇa (सन्निकर्षण):—[sanni-karṣaṇa] (ṇaṃ) 1. n. Idem; approximation.

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

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

Sannikarṣaṇa (ಸನ್ನಿಕರ್ಷಣ):—

1) [noun] the act of bringing (something) very close to.

2) [noun] nearness; proximity.

context information

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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