Svadhina, Svādhīna, Sva-adhina: 11 definitions
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Alternative spellings of this word include Swadhin.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
svādhīna (स्वाधीन).—a (S sva & adhīna) Subject to himself; that is his own master; absolute, free, independent. 2 Used as prep (The power of sva being forgotten, the adjective svādhīna being used for the noun svādhīnatā, and an ellipsis being understood of svādhīna for svādhīnatēnta. Thus svādhīna for adhīna- tēnta) Under; at the control or command of; in the state of subjection unto. Ex. mī āpalē bāpācē svādhīna āhēṃ; prādhāna rājācē svādhīna asatō āṇi sārīñca manuṣyēṃ kōṇhī tarīṃ asōta āpaāpalyā dhanyācē svādhīna āhēta. 3 In the custody or keeping of; under the charge or care of.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
svādhīna (स्वाधीन).—a Subject to himself. prep Under the charge of.
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: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) dependent on oneself, self-dependent.
3) one's own subject.
4) in one's own power; स्वाधीना वचनीयतापि हि वरं बद्धो न सेवाञ्जलिः (svādhīnā vacanīyatāpi hi varaṃ baddho na sevāñjaliḥ) Mk.3. 11. °कुशल (kuśala) a. having prosperity in one's own power; स्वाधीनकुशलाः सिद्धिमन्तः (svādhīnakuśalāḥ siddhimantaḥ) Ś.4. ° पतिका, °भर्तृका (patikā, °bhartṛkā) a woman who has full control over her husband, one whose husband is subject to her; अथ सा निर्गताबाधा राधा स्वाधीनभर्तृका । निजगाद रतिक्लान्तं कान्तं मण्डनवाञ्छया (atha sā nirgatābādhā rādhā svādhīnabhartṛkā | nijagāda ratiklāntaṃ kāntaṃ maṇḍanavāñchayā) Gīt.12; see S. D.112. et seq.
Svādhīna is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sva and adhīna (अधीन).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-naḥ-nā-naṃ) 1. Independent, uncontrolled. 2. One's own dependent. E. sva self, adhīna dependent.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Svādhīna (स्वाधीन).—[adjective] self-dependent, free; under one’s own control, subject to one’s own will. Abstr. tā [feminine]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Svādhīna (स्वाधीन):—[from sva] a mf(ā)n. dependent on one’s self, independent, free, [Harivaṃśa; Rāmāyaṇa]
2) [v.s. ...] being in o°’s own power or control, being at o°’s own disposal, [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.
3) b svādhyāya etc. See p. 1277, col. 2.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Svādhīna (स्वाधीन):—[svā+dhīna] (naḥ-nā-naṃ) a. Independent.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
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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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Svādhīna (स्वाधीन) [Also spelled swadhin]:—(a) free, independent, sui juris; ~[tā] freedom, independence, liberty; ~[patikā] absolute mistress; —[karanā] to liberate, to make free.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [adjective] not being under another’s control; independent; free.
2) [adjective] having control over.
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1) [noun] a controlling; the fact of having another or something under one’s control.
2) [noun] a free, independent man.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Full-text (+6): Svadhinapatika, Svadhinata, Svadhinakushala, Asvadhina, Svadhinatva, Svadhinabhartrika, Adhina, Sahina, Svadhinabharttrika, Maranatarana, Bhartrika, Manasarama, Bega, Swadhin, Vashya, Dehabhana, Atmastha, Yogayoga, Svayatta, Ubharata.
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