Udbhavana, Udbhāvana, Udbhāvanā: 10 definitions



Udbhavana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Udbhavna.

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Udbhavana in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

udbhāvana (उद्भावन).—n S Producing, bringing forth. 2 Manifesting, displaying openly.

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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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Udbhavana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Udbhāvanā (उद्भावना).—&c. See under उद्भू (udbhū).

See also (synonyms): udbhava.

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Udbhāvana (उद्भावन).—

1) Thinking, thinking over.

2) Production, generation, creation; Mb.13.

3) Speaking, saying.

4) Inattention, neglect, disregard.

Derivable forms: udbhāvanam (उद्भावनम्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Udbhāvana (उद्भावन).—nt., and °nā, f. (= AMg. °ṇā; °na recorded in this meaning once in Sanskrit, [Boehtlingk] 1.298), (laudatory) manifestation, making known, declaration: Lalitavistara 5.19 mahā- yānodbhāvanārthaṃ; 5.20 sarvabodhisattvānāṃ codbhā- vanārtham; otherwise noted only in [compound] guṇodbhāvanā, [Page131-b+ 71] rarely °na, manifestation or making known, proclamation of virtues: Divyāvadāna 184.21 Svāgatasya guṇodbhāvanāṃ kartukāmaḥ; 492.23 °nāsya kartavyā; Kāraṇḍavvūha 14.17 (śrutā…) āryāvalokiteśvarasya guṇ°nā; same 14.19, 20; 15.12; 16.2; āryāvalokiteśvarasya guṇ°nāṃ kurute (in words then quoted) 18.10; nt., vikurvitāni śrūyante guṇodbhāvanāni ca 24.10, but 24.13 guṇodbhāvanāṃ śṛṇu; 48.17 °nāṃ bhāṣitum ārabdhaḥ.

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

Udbhāvana (उद्भावन).—n.

(-naṃ) 1. Inattention, neglect, disregard. 2. Saying, speaking. E. ut away or up, bhāvana observing.

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

Udbhāvana (उद्भावन).—i. e. ud-bhū [Causal.], + ana, n. Neglect, Mahābhārata 1, 5070.

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

1) Udbhāvana (उद्भावन):—[=ud-bhāvana] [from ud-bhū] n. the act of raising up, elevation, [Mahābhārata xiii, 2913; Lalita-vistara]

2) [v.s. ...] passing over, inattention, neglect, disregard, [Mahābhārata]

3) [v.s. ...] announcement, communication, [Naiṣadha-carita]

4) [v.s. ...] making visible, manifestation, [Kāraṇḍa-vyūha]

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Udbhāvana (उद्भावन):—n.

1) das in die Höhe Bringen.

2) Versäumniss [Mahābhārata 1,129,41.141,22.]

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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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Hindi dictionary

[«previous next»] — Udbhavana in Hindi glossary
Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

1) Udbhāvana (उद्भावन):—(nm) origination; imagination; invention; vision, conception.

2) Udbhāvanā (उद्भावना) [Also spelled udbhavna]:—(nf) idea, concept; imagination.

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