Tiryagdish, Tiryagdiś, Tiryac-dish: 4 definitions



Tiryagdish 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.

The Sanskrit term Tiryagdiś can be transliterated into English as Tiryagdis or Tiryagdish, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Tiryagdiś (तिर्यग्दिश्).—f. any horizontal region (opposed to nadir and zenith.)

Tiryagdiś is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tiryac and diś (दिश्). See also (synonyms): tiryañcadiś.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Tiryagdiś (तिर्यग्दिश्):—[=tiryag-diś] [from tiryag > tiraḥ] f. any horizontal region (opposed to nadir and zenith), [Hemacandra]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Tiryagdiś (तिर्यग्दिश्):—(tiryañc + diś) f. eine in horizontaler Richtung gelegene Weltgegend (im Gegens. zu ūrdhva und adhas) [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 169.]

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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.

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