Nairashya, Nairāśya: 12 definitions


Nairashya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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.

Nairashya has 10 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Nairāśya can be transliterated into English as Nairasya or Nairashya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Nairashy.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Nairashya in Sanskrit glossary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Nairāśya (नैराश्य):—(von nirāśa) n. der Zustand dessen, der sich keiner Hoffnung mehr hingiebt, Hoffnungslosigkeit, Verzweiflung: yenāśāḥ pṛṣṭhataḥ kṛtvā nairāśyamavalambitam [Hitopadeśa I, 137.] nairāśyāttanumadhyamā [Nalopākhyāna 19, 7.] [Geschichte des Vidūṣaka 260.] śyamāpannaḥ [Mahābhārata 1, 8157.] śyamagamatparam [3, 15136.] śyamupajagmatuḥ [12. 5030.] [Rāmāyaṇa 6, 72, 49. 85, 10.] gṛhīta [Rājataraṅgiṇī 3, 191. 4, 360.] na tveva kāryaṃ nairāśyamasmābhirvijayaṃ prati [Mahābhārata 8, 357.] [Rāmāyaṇa 4, 49, 11.] jala Wasser zu finden [Mahābhārata 1, 2839.] putradarśana [2, 701.]

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Nairāsya (नैरास्य):—(von nirāsa) m. Bez. eines über Waffen gesprochenen Zauberspruches (um sie wieder zurückzubringen) [Rāmāyaṇa 1, 30, 6.]

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Nairāśya (नैराश्य):—[Kathāsaritsāgara 52, 44.]

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

Nairāśya (नैराश्य):—n. der Zustand dessen , der sich keiner Hoffnung mehr hingiebt , Hoffnungslosigkeit , Verzweiflung , — an ( prati oder im Comp. vorangehend).

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Nairāsya (नैरास्य):—m. ein best. über Waffen gesprochener Zauberspruch.

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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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