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See also: Nirvana and nirvána

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Sanskrit निर्वाण (nirvāṇa, blown or put out, extinguished), from निस् (nis, out) + वा (, to blow).

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NounEdit

nirvana (countable and uncountable, plural nirvanas)

  1. (Buddhism) Complete cessation of suffering; a blissful state attained through realization of sunyata; enlightened experience.
  2. (non-Buddhist colloquial usage) State of paradise; heightened or great pleasure.

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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Sanskrit निर्वाण (nir-vāṇa, blown or put out, extinguished), from निस् (nis, out) + वा (, to blow).

NounEdit

nirvana

  1. nirvana

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of nirvana (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative nirvana nirvanat
genitive nirvanan nirvanoiden
nirvanoitten
partitive nirvanaa nirvanoita
illative nirvanaan nirvanoihin
singular plural
nominative nirvana nirvanat
accusative nom. nirvana nirvanat
gen. nirvanan
genitive nirvanan nirvanoiden
nirvanoitten
nirvanainrare
partitive nirvanaa nirvanoita
inessive nirvanassa nirvanoissa
elative nirvanasta nirvanoista
illative nirvanaan nirvanoihin
adessive nirvanalla nirvanoilla
ablative nirvanalta nirvanoilta
allative nirvanalle nirvanoille
essive nirvanana nirvanoina
translative nirvanaksi nirvanoiksi
instructive nirvanoin
abessive nirvanatta nirvanoitta
comitative nirvanoineen

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Sanskrit निर्वाण (nir-vāṇa, blown or put out, extinguished), from निस् (nis, out) + वा (, to blow).

NounEdit

nirvana m (plural nirvana)

  1. nirvana

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Sanskrit निर्वाण (nir-vāṇa, blown or put out, extinguished), from निस् (nis, out) + वा (, to blow).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nirvana m (plural nirvanas)

  1. (Buddhism) nirvana (complete cessation of suffering)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Sanskrit निर्वाण (nir-vāṇa, blown or put out, extinguished), from निस् (nis, out) + वा (, to blow).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /nirʋǎna/
  • Hyphenation: nir‧va‧na

NounEdit

nirvàna f (Cyrillic spelling нирва̀на)

  1. nirvana

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • nirvana”, in Hrvatski jezični portal, 2006–2018

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Sanskrit निर्वाण (nir-vāṇa, blown or put out, extinguished), from निस् (nis, out) + वा (, to blow).

NounEdit

nirvana m (plural nirvanas)

  1. nirvana