Sarvangina, Sarvāṅgīṇa, Sarva-angina: 5 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sarvāṅgīṇa (सर्वाङ्गीण).—a. pervading or thrilling through the whole body; सर्वाङ्गीणः स्पर्शः सुतस्य किल (sarvāṅgīṇaḥ sparśaḥ sutasya kila) V.5.11.

Sarvāṅgīṇa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sarva and aṅgīṇa (अङ्गीण).

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

Sarvāṅgīṇa (सर्वाङ्गीण) or Sarvvāṅgīṇa.—mfn.

(-ṇaḥ-ṇā-ṇaṃ) 1. Spreading throughout the body, diffusive, pervading. 2. Relating or belonging to the Angas, or parts of science collectively. E. sarva all, aṅga member, sva aff.

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

Sarvāṅgīṇa (सर्वाङ्गीण).—i. e. sarva -aṅga + īna, adj. 1. Spreading through the whole body, spread over all the limbs, [Vikramorvaśī, (ed. Bollensen.)] [distich] 51; thrilling through the whole body, [distich] 149. 2. Relating to the Aṅgas or parts of science collectively.

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

Sarvāṅgīṇa (सर्वाङ्गीण).—[adjective] covering or pervading the whole body.

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

1) Sarvāṅgīṇa (सर्वाङ्गीण):—[from sarva] mf(ā)n. ([wrong reading] gīna) covering or pervading or thrilling the whole body, [Kāvya literature; Kāvyādarśa] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] relating or belonging to the Aṅgas or Vedāṅgas collectively, [Horace H. Wilson]

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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. 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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