Upajivana, Upajīvana: 4 definitions
Upajivana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
upajīvana (उपजीवन).—n (S) upajīvikā f (S) Living, subsisting, sustentation. 2 Means of subsistence; viz. aliment, a livelihood or living, a maintenance. 3 Preservation, conservation, support, maintenance; the being continued in its proper form or state (of a body gen.): also the means (the pabulum, power &c.) of its preservation.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
upajīvana (उपजीवन).—n-jīvikā f Living, a liveli- hood. Support, the means of preserv- ation of the body.
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.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
2) Subsistence, livelihood; निन्दितार्थोपजीवनम् (ninditārthopajīvanam) Y.3.236; क्षत्रियस्यैतदेवाहुर्धर्मं कृष्णो- पजीवनम् (kṣatriyasyaitadevāhurdharmaṃ kṛṣṇo- pajīvanam) Mb.
3) A means of living, such as property; किंचिद्दत्त्वोपजीवनम् (kiṃciddattvopajīvanam) Ms.9.27.
Derivable forms: upajīvanam (उपजीवनम्).
See also (synonyms): upajīvikā.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-naṃ) Subsistence, means of living. E. upa and jīvana living.
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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