Tyaktajivita, Tyaktajīvita, Tyakta-jivita: 5 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Tyaktajīvita (त्यक्तजीवित).—a. ready to abandon life, willing to run any risk; मदर्थे त्यक्तजीविताः (madarthe tyaktajīvitāḥ) Bhagavadgītā (Bombay) 1.9.

Tyaktajīvita is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tyakta and jīvita (जीवित). See also (synonyms): tyaktaprāṇa.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Tyaktajīvita (त्यक्तजीवित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) Ready to die; willing to run all hazards, having relinquished the expectation of life as men on the forlorn hope. E. tyakta left, and jīvita life.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Tyaktajīvita (त्यक्तजीवित).—[adjective] prodigal of life; yodhin fighting with peril of life.

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

Tyaktajīvita (त्यक्तजीवित):—[=tyakta-jīvita] [from tyakta > tyaj] mfn. one who has given up all expectation of life, ready to abandon life, [Bhagavad-gītā i, 19; Nalopākhyāna ii, 16] (in [compound]), [Rāmāyaṇa iv.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Tyaktajīvita (त्यक्तजीवित):—[tyakta-jīvita] (taḥ-tā-taṃ) a. Dead, or having washed the hands of life.

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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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