Vibhusana, Vibhūṣaṇā, Vibhūsana, Vibhushana: 14 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Vibhusana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi, Jainism, Prakrit. 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 Vibhūṣaṇā can be transliterated into English as Vibhusana or Vibhushana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Chandas (prosody, study of Sanskrit metres)

[«previous next»] — Vibhusana in Chandas glossary
Source: Journal of the University of Bombay Volume V: Apabhramsa metres (2)

Vibhūṣaṇā (विभूषणा) is the name of a catuṣpadi metre (as popularly employed by the Apabhraṃśa bards), as discussed in books such as the Chandonuśāsana, Kavidarpaṇa, Vṛttajātisamuccaya and Svayambhūchandas.—Vibhūṣaṇā has 16 mātrās in each of its four lines, divided into the groups of 2, [ISI], [SS], [ISI], and [S] mātrās.

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Chandas (छन्दस्) refers to Sanskrit prosody and represents one of the six Vedangas (auxiliary disciplines belonging to the study of the Vedas). The science of prosody (chandas-shastra) focusses on the study of the poetic meters such as the commonly known twenty-six metres mentioned by Pingalas.

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Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Vibhusana in Pali glossary
Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

vibhūsana : (nt.) an ornament; decoration.

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Vibhūsana, (nt.) (vi+bhūsana) adornment A. I, 212; II, 40, 145, 209; Sn. 59 (cp. Nd2 585); Pug. 21, 58; J. I, 8; Dhs. 1348; Miln. 382. (Page 630)

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Vibhusana in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

vibhūṣaṇa (विभूषण).—n S Ornament, decoration, embellishment.

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

vibhūṣaṇa (विभूषण).—n Ornament, decoration.

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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

[«previous next»] — Vibhusana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vibhūṣaṇa (विभूषण).—Ornament, decoration; विशेषतः सर्वविदां समाजे विभूषणं मौनमपण्डितानाम् (viśeṣataḥ sarvavidāṃ samāje vibhūṣaṇaṃ maunamapaṇḍitānām) Bh.2.7; R.16.8.

Derivable forms: vibhūṣaṇam (विभूषणम्).

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

Vibhūṣaṇa (विभूषण).—n.

(-ṇaṃ) Ornament, decoration. E. vi implying variety, and bhūṣaṇa adorning.

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

Vibhūṣaṇa (विभूषण).—i. e. vi-bhūṣ + ana, n. Ornament, decoration, [Pañcatantra] ii. [distich] 168.

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

Vibhūṣaṇa (विभूषण).—[adjective] adorning; [neuter] ornament, splendour, beauty.

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

1) Vibhūṣaṇa (विभूषण):—[=vi-bhūṣaṇa] [from vi-bhūṣ] mfn. adorning, [Rāmāyaṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] m. Name of Mañju-śrī, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

3) [v.s. ...] n. (ifc. f(ā). ) decoration, ornament, [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.

4) [v.s. ...] n. splendour, beauty, [Daśarūpa]

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

Vibhūṣaṇa (विभूषण):—[vi-bhūṣaṇa] (ṇaṃ) 1. n. Ornament.

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

Vibhūṣaṇa (विभूषण) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Vibhūsaṇa.

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Vibhusana 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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Prakrit-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Vibhusana in Prakrit glossary
Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary

Vibhūsaṇa (विभूसण) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Vibhūṣaṇa.

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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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