Tanubhava, Tanubhāva, Tanu-bhava: 7 definitions
Tanubhava means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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.
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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
tanubhāva : (m.) thinness; diminution; reduction.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Tanubhāva refers to: decrease Pug. 17;
Note: tanubhāva is a Pali compound consisting of the words tanu and bhāva.
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Tanubhava (तनुभव).—a son.
-vā a daughter.
Derivable forms: tanubhavaḥ (तनुभवः).
Tanubhava is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tanu and bhava (भव).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Tanubhāva (तनुभाव).—m. scantiness, [Śākuntala, (ed. Böhtlingk.)] [distich] 167.
Tanubhāva is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tanu and bhāva (भाव).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Tanubhāva (तनुभाव).—[masculine] thinness, slenderness.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Tanubhava (तनुभव):—[=tanu-bhava] [from tanu > tan] m. = -ja, [Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā vii, 18.]
2) Tanubhāva (तनुभाव):—[=tanu-bhāva] [from tanu > tan] m. = -tā, [Śakuntalā vii, 8.]
3) Tanūbhava (तनूभव):—[=tanū-bhava] [from tanū > tan] m. = nu-ja.
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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Ends with: Devatanubhava.
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