Sayi, Shayi: 4 definitions
Sayi means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, 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.
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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
sayi : (aor. of sayati) slept; lay down. (aor. of seti), slept. || sāyi (aor. of sāyati), tasted.
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.
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
śāyī (शायी).—a S That sleeps. In comp. Ex. bhūśāyī, śēṣaśāyī, sukhaśāyī, uttānaśāyī, jalaśāyī, vṛkṣaśāyī, antarikṣaśāyī, ētacchāyī, tacchāyī.
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śāyī (शायी).—f Ink &c. See under śāī.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
śāyī (शायी).—a That sleeps. In comp. Ex. śēṣaśāyī, jalasāyī.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Śayi (शयि).—(= Sanskrit śayyā, § 3.115), bed: mama śayi chora-yitvā Lalitavistara 230.18 (verse), having abandoned my bed.
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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Ends with (+8): Ajjhesayi, Akshayi, Antevasayi, Antyavasayi, Anusayi, Apassayi, Apatavishayi, Avassayi, Avyavasayi, Deshayi, Dharashayi, Jalashayi, Karnavishayi, Kashayi, Koshayi, Kshayi, Kshirabdhishayi, Nalineshayi, Nirvishayi, Nissayi.
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Yoga Vasistha [English], Volume 1-4 (by Vihari-Lala Mitra)