Vihina, Vihīna: 13 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Vihina means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, 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.

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Pali-English dictionary

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

vihīna : (pp. of vihāyati) left; lost; decreased.

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

Vihīna, (adj.) (pp. of vijahati) left, given up, abandoned Sdhp. 579. (Page 643)

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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

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

vihīṇa (विहीण).—f ī or ē (vivāhī S through vyāhī & vyāhīṇa) The mother in law of one's son or daughter. The two mothers are vihīṇa reciprocally to each other and respectively to their child's father in law. Pr. vi0 nāhīṃ jhālī paṇa māṇḍavākhālūna tara gēlī asēla Although we may not have experienced, yet, at least, we may have seen and observed.

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vihīna (विहीन).—a S Destitute or void of; standing or being without; wanting. In comp. as jalavihīna- kūpa, prāṇavihīnadēha, dhanavihīna, annavihīna, jñāna- vihīna, ētadvihīna, tadvihīna.

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

vihīṇa (विहीण).—f The mother-in-law of one's son or daughter.

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vihīna (विहीन).—a Destitute of, wanting: in comp. as vidyāvihīna.

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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: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vihīna (विहीन).—p. p.

1) Left, abandoned, forsaken.

2) Devoid of, destitute or deprived of, without (usually in comp.); विद्याविहीनः पशुः (vidyāvihīnaḥ paśuḥ) Bh.2.2.

3) Base, low, inferior.

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

Vihīna (विहीन).—mfn.

(-naḥ-nā-naṃ) 1. Abandoned, left, deserted. 2. Deprived of. 3. Low, inferior. E. vi before to abandon, aff. kta .

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

Vihīna (विहीन).—[adjective] abandoned, deserted, deprived or destitute of ([instrumental], [ablative], or —°); wanting, missing; low, mean.

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

1) Vihīna (विहीन):—[=vi-hīna] [from vi-hā] a mfn. entirely abandoned or left etc.

2) [v.s. ...] low, vulgar, [Mahābhārata]

3) [v.s. ...] ([in the beginning of a compound]) wanting, missing, absent, [Rāmāyaṇa; Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā]

4) [v.s. ...] destitute or deprived of, free from ([instrumental case] [ablative], or [compound]), [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.

5) [=vi-hīna] b etc. See above.

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

Vihīna (विहीन):—[vi-hīna] (naḥ-nā-naṃ) a. Deprived of.

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

Vihīna (विहीन) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Vihīṇa.

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Vihina 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

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Vihina (विहिन):——a suffix used to impart a negative sense—without/deprived of/divested of/bereft of; hence ~[] (nf).

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Prakrit-English dictionary

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

Vihīṇa (विहीण) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Vihīna.

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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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