Unnidra: 12 definitions


Unnidra means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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.

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

Nighantu (Synonyms and Characteristics of Drugs and technical terms)

Source: Wisdom Library: Raj Nighantu

Unnidra (उन्निद्र) refers to “blooming” (viz., of a flower), as mentioned in a list of twenty-six synonyms, according to the second chapter (dharaṇyādi-varga) of the 13th-century Raj Nighantu or Rājanighaṇṭu (an Ayurvedic encyclopedia). The Dharaṇyādi-varga covers the lands, soil, mountains, jungles and vegetation’s relations between trees [viz., Unnidra] and plants and substances, with their various kinds.

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Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Unnidra (उन्निद्र).—a. [udgatā nidrā yasya]

1) Sleepless, awake, without one wink of sleep; तामुन्निद्रामवनिशयनां सौधवाताय- नस्थः (tāmunnidrāmavaniśayanāṃ saudhavātāya- nasthaḥ) Meghadūta 9; विगमयत्युन्निद्र एव क्षपाः (vigamayatyunnidra eva kṣapāḥ) Ś.6.5; Mu.4.2; Mālatīmādhava (Bombay) 3.

2) Expanded, full-blown, budded (as lotuses); °अरविन्दम् (aravindam) K.22; उन्निद्रपुष्पाक्षिसहस्रभाजा (unnidrapuṣpākṣisahasrabhājā) Śiśupālavadha 4.13,31;8.28.

3) Shining (as the moon).

4) Bristling (as hair).

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

Unnidra (उन्निद्र).—mfn.

(-draḥ-drā-draṃ) 1. Awake. 2. Blown, expanded as flower. E. ut priv. and nidrā sleep.

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

Unnidrā (उन्निद्रा).—and nirnidra, i. e.

Unnidrā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ud and nidrā (निद्रा).

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

Unnidra (उन्निद्र).—[adjective] sleepless, awake, expanded. budded, blown.

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

1) Unnidra (उन्निद्र):—[=un-nidra] mfn. ([from] nidrā with ud), sleepless, awake, [Śakuntalā 137 b; Meghadūta]

2) [v.s. ...] expanded (as a flower), budded, blown, [Kathāsaritsāgara; Śiśupāla-vadha; Kāvyādarśa] etc.

3) [v.s. ...] shining (as the moon, supposed to be awake when others are asleep; or as the rising sun), [Prabodha-candrodaya; Prasannarāghava]

4) [v.s. ...] bristling (as hair), [Naiṣadha-carita]

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

Unnidra (उन्निद्र):—[unni+dra] (draḥ-drā-draṃ) a. Blown; awake.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Unnidra (उन्निद्र) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Uṇṇidda.

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Unnidra in German

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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

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Unnidra (उन्निद्र):—(a) insomnolent; —[roga] insomnia.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Unnidra (ಉನ್ನಿದ್ರ):—

1) [adjective] sleepless; awake.

2) [adjective] expanded; fully blown; (as a flower).

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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