Unmeshana, Unmeṣaṇa: 5 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Unmeṣaṇa can be transliterated into English as Unmesana or Unmeshana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Unmeṣaṇa (उन्मेषण).—

1) Opening (of the eyes), winking' twinkling (of the eyes); प्रत्यग्रोन्मेषजिह्मा (pratyagronmeṣajihmā) Mu.3.21.

2) Blowing, opening, expansion; उन्मेषं यो मम न सहते जातिवैरी निशायाम् (unmeṣaṃ yo mama na sahate jātivairī niśāyām) K. P.1; दीर्घिकाकमलोन्मेषः (dīrghikākamalonmeṣaḥ) Kumārasambhava 2.33.

3) Light, flash, brilliancy; सतां प्रज्ञोन्मेषः (satāṃ prajñonmeṣaḥ) Bhartṛhari 2.114 light or flash; विद्युदुन्मेषदृष्टिम् (vidyudunmeṣadṛṣṭim) Meghadūta 83.

4) Awakening, rising, becoming visible, manifestation; ज्ञान° (jñāna°) Śānti.3.13.

5) The act of increasing, supporting, making strong; addition, expansion; इतिहासपुराणानामुन्मेषं निर्मितं च यत् (itihāsapurāṇānāmunmeṣaṃ nirmitaṃ ca yat) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 1.1.63.

Derivable forms: unmeṣaṇam (उन्मेषणम्).

See also (synonyms): unmeṣa.

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

Unmeṣaṇa (उन्मेषण).—i. e. ud-miṣ + ana, n. Awaking, appearance.

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

Unmeṣaṇa (उन्मेषण):—[=un-meṣaṇa] [from un-miṣ] n. the coming forth, becoming visible, appearing, [Sāhitya-darpaṇa; Prabodha-candrodaya]

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Unmeshana in German

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