Aina, Aīna, Aiṇa: 13 definitions


Aina means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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.

Aina has 12 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Aen.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Aiṇa (ऐण):—adj. f. ī von der schwarzen Antilope (eṇa) herrührend [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 4, 3, 159,] [Scholiast] [Amarakoṣa 2, 5, 8.] māṃsa [Yājñavalkya’s Gesetzbuch 1, 258.]

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Aina (ऐन):—(von ina?) m. pl. Nomen proprium eines Volkes [Mahābhārata 13, 2126.]

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Aiṇa (ऐण):—, māṃsa [Spr. 655.] aina [HAEB.]

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Aina (ऐन):—zu streichen, die richtige Lesart aila hat ed. Bomb.

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

Aiṇa (ऐण):—Adj. (*f. ī) von der schwarzen Antilope herrührend.

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Aina (ऐन):—m. Pl. [Mahābhārata 13,2126] fehlerhaft für aila.

context information

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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