Vayada, Vāyadā: 5 definitions


Vayada means something in Marathi, Jainism, Prakrit, 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Vayda.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

vāyadā (वायदा).—m ( A) A promise, engagement, agreement, appointment, stipulation; esp. an engagement with fixedness of term or period. vāyadyāvara yēṇēṃ To reach the nick; to come at the exact moment. 2 also saraṇēṃ To drop the mask; to show the cloven hoof; to exhibit the real disposition: also to fly into a furious passion. 3 also saraṇēṃ To become peremptory; to begin to refer to the agreement; to insist upon the terms. 4 also saraṇēṃ To come to terms and periods; to begin to make promises, fix the exact date &c.; i. e. to begin to beguile in order to evade. (A phrase often in the mouth of the sāvakāra with reference to his insolvent or indisposed and shuffling kūḷa (peasantdebtor).

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

vāyadā (वायदा).—m A promise, agreement. vāyadyāvara yēṇēṃ Reach the nick. Fly into a furious passion.

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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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Vāyadā (वायदा) [Also spelled vayda]:—(nm) a promise; commitment; ~[khilāpha] who breaks a promise or violates commitments; ~[khilāphī] breach of a promise, violation of a commitment; -[bājāra] future-market; [vāyade ke saude] futures.

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Prakrit-English dictionary

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

1) Vāyaḍa (वायड) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Vyākṛta.

2) Vāyāḍa (वायाड) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Vācāṭa.

3) Vāyāḍa (वायाड) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Vācāṭa.

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Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Vāyada (ವಾಯದ):—[noun] = ವಾಯಿದೆ [vayide].

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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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