Shalinatva, Śālīnatva: 6 definitions


Shalinatva 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.

The Sanskrit term Śālīnatva can be transliterated into English as Salinatva or Shalinatva, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śālīnatva (शालीनत्व).—Bashfulness, modesty.

Derivable forms: śālīnatvam (शालीनत्वम्).

See also (synonyms): śālīnatā.

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

Śālīnatva (शालीनत्व).—n.

(-tvaṃ) Modesty. E. tva added to the last; also with tal, śālīnatā .

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

Śālīnatva (शालीनत्व).—[neuter] [abstract] to śālīna in all mgs.

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

1) Śālīnatva (शालीनत्व):—[=śālīna-tva] [from śālīna > śāla] n. the having a fixed abode or homestead, [Baudhāyana-dharma-śāstra]

2) [v.s. ...] bashfulness, [Bhaṭṭi-kāvya]

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

Śālīnatva (शालीनत्व):—(tvaṃ) 1. n. Modesty.

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Shalinatva 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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