Svadhina, aka: Svādhīna, Sva-adhina; 4 Definition(s)
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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 Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
svādhīna (स्वाधीन).—a Subject to himself. prep Under the charge of.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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.
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: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
(-naḥ-nā-naṃ) 1. Independent, uncontrolled. 2. One's own dependent. E. sva self, adhīna dependent.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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.
Partial matches: Adhina.
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