साध्य

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Old Armenian աջ ().

Verb[edit]

साध्य (sādhyá)

  1. to be subdued or mastered or won or managed, conquerable, amenable
  2. to be summoned or conjured up
  3. to be set to rights, to be treated or healed or cured
  4. to be formed (grammatically)
  5. to be cultivated or perfected
  6. to be accomplished or fulfilled or brought about or effected or attained, practicable, feasible, attainable
  7. being effected or brought about, taking place
  8. to be prepared or cooked
  9. to be inferred or concluded
  10. to be proved or demonstrated
  11. to be found out by calculation
  12. to be killed or destroyed

Adjective[edit]

साध्य (sādhya)

  1. relating to the Sādhyas

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

साध्य (sādhyám

  1. "they that are to be propitiated", i.e. Sādhyas, a class of celestial beings
  2. the god of love
  3. name of a Vedic rishi
  4. name of the 21st astronomical yoga

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

साध्य (sādhyán

  1. accomplishment, perfection
  2. an object to be accomplished, thing to be proved or established, matter in debate
  3. (logic) the major term in a syllogism
  4. silver
  5. name of a सामन् (sāman)

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 1202