Niyamana, Niyāmana: 22 definitions


Niyamana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, 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.

Niyamana has 21 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Niyaman.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Niyamana (नियमन):—(wie eben)

1) adj. bändigend, bezwingend: baleḥ [Harivaṃśa 10684.] —

2) n. a) das Bändigen, Bezwingen: asatām [Raghuvaṃśa 9, 6.] [Meghadūta 58.] [Pañcatantra III, 268.] sarpairniyamanaṃ kṛtam [Harivaṃśa 10373.] manyoḥ [Mahābhārata 3, 1075.] — b) das Beschränken, genauere Bestimmung [Rājataraṅgiṇī 4, 137.] [Scholiast] zu [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 6, 1, 80.] [Kāvyaprakāśa 15, 3. 4.] [Sāhityadarpana 18, 11.]

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Niyāmana (नियामन):—n. wohl nur fehlerhaft für niyamana das Bändigen, Bezwingen, im-Zaume-Halten [Mahābhārata 12, 3319.]

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Niyāmana (नियामन):—, die neuere Ausg. richtig niyamana. niyāmana = niyāma (s. oben) [Oxforder Handschriften 320,a,19.]

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

Niyamana (नियमन):——

1) Adj. bändigend , bezwingend.

2) n. — a) das Bändigen , Bezwingen [Mahābhārata 12,88,18.] — b) das Beschränken , genauere Bestimmung.

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Niyāmana (नियामन):—n.

1) [Mahābhārata 12,3319] fehlerhaft für niyamana 2)a). —

2) = niyama 8).

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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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