अद्वैत

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit अद्वैत (advaita, not two)

Noun[edit]

अद्वैत (advaitm

  1. absolute oneness, one without a second, non duality.
  2. monism
  3. a branch of Hinduism, advaita vedanta.

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • McGregor, R.S, ed. The Oxford Hindi-English Dictionary, Oxford university press. 1993

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

अ- (a-, not) +‎ द्वैत (dvaita, dual)

Adjective[edit]

अद्वैत (ádvaita)

  1. non-dual (ŚBr., etc.)
  2. unrivalled
  3. unique

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

अद्वैत (ádvaitam

  1. non-duality
  2. belief that the universal soul and the individual soul are one
  3. belief that spirit and matter are one
  4. absolute truth

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

In the instrumental singular अद्वैतेन (advaitena), it has the adverbial value of "only."

Proper noun[edit]

अद्वैत (ádvaitam, n

  1. epithet of Vishnu
  2. name of an Upanishad

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams, A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1898, page 0019