Abala, Abalā, Abālā: 25 definitions


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Abala has 24 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Abla.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Abala (अबल):—1. (3. a + bala) n. Kraftlosigkeit, Schwäche: puruṣāṇāṃ balābalam [Rāmāyaṇa 1, 7, 12.] arghabalābalam den hohen und den niedrigen Stand des Preises [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 9, 329.]

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Abala (अबल):—2. (wie eben)

1) adj. f. ā kraftlos, schwach [Atharvavedasaṃhitā 3, 19, 7.] [Chāndogyopaniṣad 4, 4, 5.] [Pañcatantra I, 387.] [Bhartṛhari 1, 10.] —

2) m. a) Name einer Pflanze, Crataeva Roxburghii R. Br. (varuṇavṛkṣa), [Śabdacandrikā im Śabdakalpadruma] — b) Nomen proprium eines Königs von Magadha [Viṣṇupurāṇa 465,] [Nalopākhyāna 18.] —

3) f. . a) Frauenzimmer [Amarakoṣa 2, 6, 1, 2.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 504.] [Śrutabodha 29.] [Bhartṛhari 1, 10] (doppelsinnig). [Meghadūta 2. 91. 97.] abalājana [Śākuntala 78.] [Raghuvaṃśa 9, 46.] — b) Name einer der [10] Erden bei den Buddhisten [VYĀḌI] zu [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 233]; vgl. acalā .

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Abala (अबल):—

3) b) vgl. oben u. acala

3) b). — c) Nomen proprium eines Frauenzimmers [Kathāsaritsāgara 73, 417.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Abala (अबल):—1. n. Schwäche , Unbedeutsamkeit u.s.w. , in balābala.

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Abala (अबल):—2. —

1) Adj. (f. ā) kraftlos , schwach.

2) m. — a) *Crataeva Roxburghii R. Br. — b) Nomen proprium eines Fürsten. —

3) f. ā — a) Weib [92,28.108,4.] — b) v.l. für acalā in der Bed. 3)b). — c) ein Frauenname.

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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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