Vairasya: 7 definitions


Vairasya 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.

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

Source: Ayurveda glossary of terms

Vairasya (वैरस्य):—[vairasyaṃ] Distaste

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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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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

vairasya (वैरस्य).—n S Non-possession of juice, succulence, or sappiness. 2 fig. Dryness, flatness, vapidness &c. See the adjective virasa.

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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

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

Vairasya (वैरस्य).—[neuter] the tasting bad or being repugnant, also = [preceding]

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

1) Vairasya (वैरस्य):—[from vairasa] n. insipidity, bad taste, [Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā; Suśruta]

2) [v.s. ...] disagreeableness, [Kāvyādarśa]

3) [v.s. ...] repugnance, disgust of ([genitive case] [locative case], or [compound]), [Suśruta; Kathāsaritsāgara; Rājataraṅgiṇī etc.]

[Sanskrit to German]

Vairasya 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

Vairasya (वैरस्य):—(nm) see [virasatā].

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Vairasya (ವೈರಸ್ಯ):—

1) [noun] the quality of being uninteresting, boring; inability to rouse interest.

2) [noun] strained relation; unfriendliness; hostility.

3) [noun] lack of harmony or agreement; incongruity.

4) [noun] pain; agony.

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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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