Ashrayin, Ashrayi, Āśrayī, Āśrayin: 12 definitions


Ashrayin means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.

Ashrayin has 10 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit terms Āśrayī and Āśrayin can be transliterated into English as Asrayi or Ashrayi or Asrayin or Ashrayin, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Āśrayin (आश्रयिन्):—(von śri mit ā) adj. am Ende eines comp.

1) sich an Etwas schliessend, an Etwas haftend: rasāḥ punardravyāśrayiṇaḥ [Suśruta 1, 194, 15.] (bhāvāḥ) karaṇāśrayiṇaḥ kāryāśrayiṇaśca [SĀṂKHYAK. 43.] —

2) auf Etwas sitzend, seinen Wohnsitz habend: mayūrapṛṣṭhāśrayinā guhena [Raghuvaṃśa 6, 4.] tadāśrayibhiḥ (d. i. tarvāśra) patatribhiḥ [Śākuntala 78, 19.] tanmaṭhāśrayibhirvipraiḥ [Geschichte des Vidūṣaka 59.] paryantāśrayibhiḥ kirātaiḥ [RATNĀV. 27, 9] [?(Sāhityadarpana 36, 14] fälschlich: paryantāśrami).

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Āśrayin (आश्रयिन्):—

2) [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 16, 17.] āśrayāśrayiṇoḥ der Platz und was den Platz einnimmt [Sāhityadarpana 265, 5. 721.]

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

Āśrayin (आश्रयिन्):—Adj. —

1) sich an Etwas anlehnend , anhaftend an , sich anschliessend. [Jaimini's Mimāṃsādarśana 4,1,18.] —

2) sitzend auf , wohnend in [299,27.] eine Platz einnehmend.

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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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