Upashamaniya, Upaśamanīya, Upa-shamaniya: 4 definitions



Upashamaniya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

The Sanskrit term Upaśamanīya can be transliterated into English as Upasamaniya or Upashamaniya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

1) Upaśamanīya (उपशमनीय):—[=upa-śamanīya] [from upa-śam] mfn. to be appeased or made quiet, [Sāhitya-darpaṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] (upaśamanīya [from] upa-śamana), serving as an anodyne, calming, appeasing, [Caraka]

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

Upaśamanīya (उपशमनीय):—[upa-śamanīya] (yaḥ-yā-yaṃ) a. That may be calmed or cured.

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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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