Anayana, Ānayana, Anāyana: 15 definitions


Anayana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit, Marathi, 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.

Anayana has 13 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Anayan.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Ānayana (आनयन):—(wie eben) n. das Herbeibringen, Herbeiführen [Kātyāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 25, 5, 22.] [Mahābhārata 2, 2286. 3, 290.] [Nalopākhyāna 17, 28. 24, 24.] [Rāmāyaṇa 1, 12, 27. 3, 39, 35. 4, 24, 20.] [Pañcatantra 7, 17.] [Amaruśataka 15.] [Kathāsaritsāgara 4, 76.] [Sāhityadarpana 10, 2.] Uebertr.: svāminaḥ prāṇasaṃdehānayanāt [Pañcatantra 99, 9.]

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Ānayana (आनयन):—escorting [BENFEY] mit Anführung von [Śākuntala 48, 21], wo aber nayana gemeint ist.

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Ānayana (आनयन):—n. Berechnung [Sūryasiddhānta 1, 56.]

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

Ānayana (आनयन):—n.

1) das Herbeibringen , -führen , -schaffen [106,32.129,16.] iha hierher [291,16.] —

2) das Schaffen , Bewirken.

3) das Berechnen.

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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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