Hana, Hāna: 16 definitions


Hana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, the history of ancient India, Marathi, Jainism, Prakrit, biology. 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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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Hana (हन):—

1) adj. = 2. han [Vopadeva’s Grammatik 26, 30.] cakraṃ ripuhaṇam [Mahābhārata 10, 620.] mahānāga [13, 1239.] tejaḥ paratejohanam [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 3, 15, 1.] gadā vīrahaṇī [Mahābhārata 9, 3238.] Vgl. kṣatriyahaṇa, mitra (unter mitrahan), yajña, rakṣohaṇa . —

2) m. nom. act. s. durhaṇa und suhana . —

3) f. hanā in durhaṇā .

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Hāna (हान):—(von 2. ) n. das Verlassen, Fahrenlassen, Aufgeben (Gegens. upādāna), Befreiung von; das Aufhören [Spr. (II) 4585, v. l.] [Kapila 1, 58. 76. 109. 134.] [Yogasūtra 2, 25.] [] zu [Bṛhadāranyakopaniṣad] [S. 193] (st. hānaḥ ist hānaṃ zu lesen). [Oxforder] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 237,b, No. 569.] [SARVADARŚANAS. 42,8. 9. 103,16. 180,14.] Comm. zu [TAITT.] [Upakośā S. 81.] zu [NYĀYAS.1,1,32.] [Hemacandra’s Yogaśāstra.4,83.] — Vgl. śva .

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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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