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     Grammar Search "vaiśeṣika" has 2 results.
     
vaiśeṣika: masculine vocative singular stem: vaiśeṣika
vaiśeṣika: neuter vocative singular stem: vaiśeṣika
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vaiśeṣikamf(ī-)n. (fr. vi-śeṣa-,p.990) special, peculiar, specific, characteristic View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vaiśeṣikamf(ī-)n. distinguished, excellent, pre-eminent View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vaiśeṣikamf(ī-)n. relating or belonging to or based on or dealing with the vaiśeṣika- doctrine View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vaiśeṣikam. a follower of the vaiśeṣika- doctrine View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vaiśeṣikan. peculiarity, distinction View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vaiśeṣikan. Name of the later of the two great divisions of the nyāya- school of philosophy (it was founded by kaṇāda-, and differs from the," nyāya- proper" founded by gautama-, in propounding only seven categories or topics instead of sixteen;and more especially in its doctrine of viśeṣa-,or eternally distinct nature of the nine substances, air, fire, water, earth, mind, ether, time, space, and soul, of which the first five, including mind, are held to be atomic)
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vaiśeṣika वैशेषिक a. (-की f.) 1 Characteristic, special; विषये वर्तमानानां यं तं वैशेषिकैर्गुणैः (प्राहुर्विषयगोप्तारम्) Mb.12.47.7; 7.5.15. -2 Belonging to the Vaiśeṣika doctrine. -कः A follower of the Vaiśeṣika doctrine. -कम् [विशेषं पदार्थ- भेदमधिकृत्य कृतो ग्रन्थः ठञ्] One of the six principal Darśanas or systems of Hindu philosophy founded by Kaṇāda; it differs from the Nyāya philosophy of Gautama in that it recognizes only seven instead of sixteen categories or heads of predicables (the earlier writers e. g. Kaṇāda recognizing only six), and lays particular stress upon Viśeṣa.
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vaiśeṣika a. (î) [visesha] special, peculiar, specific; distinguished, pre-eminent; relating to, based on, or treating of the Vaise shika doctrine; m. follower of the Vaiseshika system; n. peculiarity; Vaiseshika system of Kanâda; -ya, n. peculiarity, distinction; pre-eminence, superiority, importance.
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vaiśeṣika adjective characteristic (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
distinguished (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
excellent (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
peculiar (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
pre-eminent (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
relating or belonging to or based on or dealing with the Vaiśeshika doctrine (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
special (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
specific (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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vaiśeṣika noun (neuter) distinction (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of the later of the two great divisions of the Nyāya school of philosophy (it was founded by Kaṇāda) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
peculiarity (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 25507/72933
vaiśeṣika noun (masculine) a follower of the Vaiśeshika doctrine (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 22331/72933








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