Shrutivishaya, Śrutiviṣaya, Shruti-vishaya: 5 definitions


Shrutivishaya 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 Śrutiviṣaya can be transliterated into English as Srutivisaya or Shrutivishaya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śrutiviṣaya (श्रुतिविषय).—

1) the object of the sense of hearing i. e. sound; श्रुतिविषयगुणा या स्थिता व्याप्य विश्वम् (śrutiviṣayaguṇā yā sthitā vyāpya viśvam) Ś.1.1.

2) the reach or range of the ear; एतत् प्रायेण श्रुतिविषयमापतितमेव (etat prāyeṇa śrutiviṣayamāpatitameva) K.

3) the subject matter of the Veda.

4) any sacred ordinance.

Derivable forms: śrutiviṣayaḥ (श्रुतिविषयः).

Śrutiviṣaya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śruti and viṣaya (विषय).

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

Śrutiviṣaya (श्रुतिविषय).—m.

(-yaḥ) 1. An object or doctrine of the Vedas. 2. Sound, the object of the sense of hearing. 3. The reach of the ear. 4. The ear. E. śruti, and viṣaya an object.

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

Śrutiviṣaya (श्रुतिविषय).—m. 1. an object of hearing, i. e. sound, [Śākuntala, (ed. Böhtlingk.)] [distich] 1. 2. an object of the Vedas.

Śrutiviṣaya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śruti and viṣaya (विषय).

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

1) Śrutiviṣaya (श्रुतिविषय):—[=śruti-viṣaya] [from śruti > śru] m. the object of hearing (id est. sound, See viṣaya)

2) [v.s. ...] subject-matter or doctrine of the Veda, any sacred matter or ordinance, [Horace H. Wilson]

3) [v.s. ...] mfn. conversant with sacred knowledge, familiar with the Veda, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

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

Śrutiviṣaya (श्रुतिविषय):—[śruti-viṣaya] (yaḥ) 1. m. Doctrine of the Vedas.

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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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