आज्ञा

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sanskrit आज्ञा ‎(ā-jñā, order, command, authority)

NounEdit

आज्ञा ‎(āggyāf ‎(Urdu spelling آجنا)

  1. order, command
    उसकी आज्ञा नहीं टल सकती।
    uskī ājñā nahī̃ ṭal saktī.
    His order cannot be reverted.
    अपने पिता की आज्ञा का पालन करो।
    apne pitā kī ājñā kā pālan karo.
    Obey the commands of your father.
  2. (Hinduism, Sikhism) An order or commandment of a spiritual master or guru to a disciple.

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SanskritEdit

NounEdit

आज्ञा ‎(ā-jñāf

  1. order, command (Mn. X, 56, MBh. etc.)
  2. authority, unlimited power (Bālar.)
  3. name of the tenth lunar mansion (VarBṛ.)
  4. permission (Mn. IX, 199)
    अनाज्ञया ‎(an-ā-jñayā) - without permission of (+genitive)

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  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 0133
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