आज्ञा

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Etymology[edit]

Sanskrit आज्ञा (ā-jñā, order, command, authority)

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आज्ञा (āggyāfUrdu spelling آجنا

  1. order, command
    उसकी आज्ञा नहीं टल सकती।
    His order cannot be reverted.
    अपने पिता की आज्ञा का पालन करो।
    Obey the commands of your father.
    आपकी आज्ञा सिर आँखों पर।
    I shall obey your orders with deference.
  2. (Hinduism, Sikhism) An order or commandment of a spiritual master or guru to a disciple.

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Sanskrit[edit]

Noun[edit]

आज्ञा (ā-jñāf

  1. order, command (Mn. X, 56, MBh. etc.)
  2. authority, unlimited power (Bālar.)
  3. name of the tenth lunar mansion (VarBṛ.)
  4. permission (Mn. IX, 199)
    अनाज्ञया (an-ā-jñayā) - without permission of (+genitive)

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  • 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 0133