हिंसा

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit हिंसा ‎(hiṃsā).

Noun[edit]

हिंसा ‎(hiṅsāf ‎(Urdu spelling ہنسا)

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

References[edit]

  • John T. Platts (accessed 07-31-2012), “A Dictionary of Urdu, Classical Hindi, and English”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[1]

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

References[edit]

  • Vaman Shivaram Apte (accessed 07-31-2012), “The Practical Sanskrit-English Dictionary”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[2]