साधारण

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit साधारण (sādhāraṇa)

Adjective[edit]

साधारण (sādhāraṇ? — Urdu spelling: سادھارن

  1. ordinary
  2. normal
  3. common
  4. general
  5. mediocre
  6. natural
  7. hackneyed
  8. quotidian
  9. pedestrian
  10. middle-of-the-road

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Sanskrit[edit]

Adjective[edit]

साधारण (sādhāraṇa)

  1. common, ordinary
  2. "having or resting on the same support or basis", belonging or applicable to many or all, general, common to all, universal, common to (genitive, dative, instrumental with and without सह (saha), or compound)
  3. like, equal or similar to (instrumental or compound)
  4. behaving alike
  5. having something of two opposite properties, occupying a middle position, mean (between two extremes e.g. "neither too dry nor too wet", "neither too cool nor too hot")
  6. (logic) belonging to more than the one instance alleged (one of the three divisions of the fallacy called अनैकान्तिक (anaikāntika))
  7. generic

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

साधारण (sādhāraṇam

  1. name of the 44th (or 18th) year of Jupiter's cycle of 60 years
  2. a twig of bamboo (perhaps used as a bolt)
  3. (or n?) name of a Nyaya work by गादधर (Gādadhara)

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

साधारण (sādhāraṇan

  1. something in common, a league or alliance with (compound)
  2. a common rule or one generally applicable
  3. a generic property, a character common to all the individuals of a species or to all the species of a genus etc.

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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 1202