Vinad: 3 definitions


Vinad 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.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vinad (विनद्).—1 P.

1) To sound, resound; सिंहनादं विनद्योच्चैः शङ्खं दध्मौ प्रतापवान् (siṃhanādaṃ vinadyoccaiḥ śaṅkhaṃ dadhmau pratāpavān) Bhagavadgītā (Bombay) 1.12.

2) To roar, cry out.

3) To fill with cries. -Caus. To cause to cry or utter notes; अम्बुदैः शिखिगणो विनाद्यते (ambudaiḥ śikhigaṇo vinādyate) Ghaṭ.1.

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

Vinad (विनद्).—sound, cry, roar (±ravam, svanam, etc.), also = [Causative] make resound, fill with noise.

Vinad is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms vi and nad (नद्).

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

Vinad (विनद्):—[=vi-√nad] [Parasmaipada] -nadati, to sound forth, cry out, roar, bellow, thunder, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa] etc. (with ravam mahā-svanam, to roar aloud);

—to roar or scream at or about ([accusative]), [Mahābhārata];

—to fill with cries, [Harivaṃśa] :

—[Causal] -nādayati ([Passive voice] -nādyate), to cause to sound or resound, fill with noise or cries, [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.;

—to sound aloud, [Rāmāyaṇa]

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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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