Visham, Viśam: 2 definitions
Visham means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Viśam (विशम्):—[from viśa > viś] ind. (ifc.) [gana] śarad-ādi.
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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Visham in Hindi refers in English to:—(a) odd; heterogeneous, incongruous; uneven, rough; adverse, dissimilar; difficult (to traverse); disagreeable; ~[kona] an oblique angle; ~[ta] contrast; dissimilarity; inequity, oddity; difficulty; disproportion, incongruity, heterogeneousness; ruggedness; —[rupa] heterogeneous; incongruous; dissimilar..—visham (विषम) is alternatively transliterated as Viṣama.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+138): Visamayati, Vishama, Vishamaapurnanka, Vishamabana, Vishamabanalila, Vishamabhagara, Vishamabhava, Vishamabhojana, Vishamacakra, Vishamacakravala, Vishamacaturasra, Vishamacaturbhuja, Vishamacatutkona, Vishamacchada, Vishamacchaya, Vishamachada, Vishamachakravala, Vishamachaturasra, Vishamachaturbhuja, Vishamachaya.
Search found 8 books and stories containing Visham, Viśam, Visam; (plurals include: Vishams, Viśams, Visams). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 10.91.2 < [Sukta 91]
Rig Veda 10.43.6 < [Sukta 43]
Rig Veda 7.74.1 < [Sukta 74]
Chandogya Upanishad (english Translation) (by Swami Lokeswarananda)
The Garuda Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter CCVI - Various other medicinal Recipes (continued) < [Dhanvantari Samhita]
Satapatha-brahmana (by Julius Eggeling)
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Part 1 - Story of Kukkuṭamitta the Hunter < [Chapter 34c - The Buddha’s Nineteenth Vassa also at Cāliya Hill]
Apadana commentary (Atthakatha) (by U Lu Pe Win)