Tiraya: 2 definitions
Tiraya 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.
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Tiraya (तिरय).—a [denominative.] derived from tiras, [Parasmaipada.] 1. To stop, [Mālatīmādhava, (ed. Calc.)] 21, 6. 2. To restrain, to conquer, [Prabodhacandrodaya, (ed. Brockhaus.)] 41, 3.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Tiraya (तिरय):—[from tiraḥ] [Nominal verb] [Parasmaipada] ([from] ras) yati, to conceal, hide, prevent from appearing, [Mālatīmādhava ix, 30; Śiśupāla-vadha vi, 64; Ratnāvalī] etc.;
—to hinder, stop, restrain, [Mālatīmādhava i, 35; Ratnāvalī] etc.;
—to pervade, [Bālarāmāyaṇa ii, 57.]
2) Tīraya (तीरय):—[from tīra] [Nominal verb] [Parasmaipada] yati, to finish, [Dhātupāṭha xxxv, 58.]
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.
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