Vanchin, Vāñchin: 5 definitions


Vanchin 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Vanchhin.

Ambiguity: Although Vanchin has separate glossary definitions below, it also represents an alternative spelling of the word Vancin. It further has the optional forms Vañchin.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vāñchin (वाञ्छिन्).—a.

1) Wishing.

2) Lustful.

-nī 1 A libidinous woman.

2) A wanton.

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

Vāñchin (वाञ्छिन्).—mfn. (-ñchī-ñchinī-ñchi) Wishing, desirous. f. (-ñchinī) A libidinous woman, a wanton. E. vāñchā desire, ini aff.

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

Vāñchin (वाञ्छिन्).—[vāñch + in], I. adj., f. , Wishing, desirous. Ii. f. , A libidinous woman.

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

Vāñchin (वाञ्छिन्):—[from vāñch] mfn. wishing, desirous, lustful, [Horace H. Wilson]

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

Vāñchin (वाञ्छिन्):—[(ñchī-ñchinī-ñchi) a.] Wishing. f. A wanton woman.

context information

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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