Suara: 2 definitions
Suara means something in Jainism, Prakrit, Hindi. 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Suar.
Languages of India and abroad
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
1) Suara (सुअर) [Also spelled suar]:—(nm) a boar, pig.
2) Sūara (सूअर) [Also spelled suar]:—(nm) a boar, pig; a word of abuse—swine; very dirty/thick-skinned person; —[kā baccā] a term of abuse meaning a pig; -, [vanailā] a wild boar.
Prakrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary
1) Suara (सुअर) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Sukara.
2) Suara (सुअर) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Śūkara.
3) Sūara (सूअर) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Śūkara.
Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.
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