हिंसा

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit हिंसा (hiṃsā).

Noun[edit]

हिंसा (hiṅsāfUrdu spelling هنسا

  1. violence
  2. injury
  3. malice
  4. slaughter
  5. harm

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Sanskrit[edit]

Noun[edit]

हिंसा (hiṃsāf

  1. injury, mischief, wrong, harm, hurt (said to be of three kinds: कायिक (kāyika) “personal”, वाचिक (vācika) “verbal”, and मानसिक (mānasika) “mental”)
  2. killing, slaying, destruction
  3. robbery, plunder

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