Mayana, Mayanā: 9 definitions


Mayana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India, Marathi, Jainism, Prakrit. 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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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Māyaṇa (मायण):—m. Nomen proprium des Vaters von Mādhava und Sāyaṇa [Oxforder Handschriften 167,b,27. 264,a,13.]

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Mayana (मयन):—(wie eben) n.

1) Rast, Ruhe [Mallinātha] zu [Śiśupālavadha 4, 57.] —

2) Ruhestätte [Prabodhacandrodaja 48, 16.] = gṛha nach dem einen, = āsana nach dem andern Comm. Stätte [Vyutpatti oder Mahāvyutpatti 55.] Haus [130.] — Vgl. guṇalayanī .

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

Māyaṇa (मायण):—m. Nomen proprium des Vaters von Sāyaṇa.

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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