संसार

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit संसार (saṃsāra)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

संसार (sansārmUrdu spelling سنسار

  1. world
    यह संसार उस कारण-काण की सृष्टि है।
    This world is a creation of the Great Creator.
    उसे संसार से वैराग्य हो गया।
    He became detached from the world.
    संसार में सुखी जीव थोड़े ही हैं।
    Few are really happy in this world.

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SanskritEdit

NounEdit

संसार (saṃ-sāram

  1. going or wandering through, undergoing transmigration; samsara
  2. course, passage, passing through a succession of states, circuit of mundane existence, transmigration, metempsychosis
  3. the world, secular life, worldly illusion
    आ संसारात् (ā saṃsārāt) — from the beginning of the world

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ReferencesEdit

  • 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 1119
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