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nyāya: masculine vocative singular stem: nyāya
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nyāyam. (fr. 4. ni-) that into which a thing goes back id est an original type, standard, method, rule, (especially) a general or universal rule, model, axiom, system, plan, manner, right or fit manner or way, fitness, propriety etc. ( nyāyena nyāyena- ind.and nyāyāt yāt- ind.either"in the right manner, regularly, duly", or in fine compositi or 'at the end of a compound'"after the manner of, by way of") View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
nyāyam. a lawsuit, legal proceeding, judicial sentence, judgement View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
nyāyam. a logical or syllogistic argument or inference (consisting of a combination of enthymeme and syllogism, and so having, according to the naiyāyika-s 5 members, viz. pratijñā-, hetu-, udāharaṇa-, upanaya-, nigamana-,or according to the vedāntin-s 3 members) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
nyāyam. a system of philosophy delivered by gotama- or gautama- (it is one of the six darśanas- q.v,and is perhaps so called, because it"goes into"all subjects physical and metaphysical according to the above syllogistic method treated of in one division of the system;its branch is called vaiśeṣika-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
nyāyam. likeness, analogy, a popular maxim or apposite illustration (see kākākṣi--, ghuṇākṣara--, daṇḍāpūpa-.etc.) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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nyāya m. [going back, reference, precedent], rule, standard, axiom, principle, method; manner; propriety, correct way; logical proof or conclusion, syllogism; logic, the Nyâya system of philosophy;lawsuit; decision, judgment: in., ab., °ree;--, after the manner of (--°ree;); in. -tas, °ree;--, suitably, properly; -vartin, a. behaving with propriety; -vâdin, a. speaking suitably; -vid, m. connoisseur; -vidyâ, f. logic; -vritta,pp. behaving with propriety; -sâstra, n. treatise on logic; -sikshâ, f. logic.
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nyāyamaxim, a familiar or patent instance quoted to explain similar cases; confer, compare the words अग्नौकरवाणिन्याय Mahābhāṣya of Patañjali on the Sūtras of Pāṇini (Dr. Kielhorn's edition ). on P. II 2.24, अपवादन्याय Mahābhāṣya of Patañjali on the Sūtras of Pāṇini (Dr. Kielhorn's edition ). on P. I. 3.9, अविरविकन्याय Mahābhāṣya of Patañjali on the Sūtras of Pāṇini (Dr. Kielhorn's edition ). on P. IV. 1. 88, 89, IV. 2.60, IV.3.131, V. 1.7, 28, VI 2. 11 ; कुम्भीधान्यन्याय M.Bh. on P.I. 3.7, कूपखानकन्याय M.Bh. I. 1. Āhnika 1, दण्डिन्याय M.Bh. on P. VIII.2.83, नष्टाश्वदग्धरथन्याय Mahābhāṣya of Patañjali on the Sūtras of Pāṇini (Dr. Kielhorn's edition ). on P. I.1.50 प्रधानाप्रधानन्याय M.Bh.on P.II.1.69,VI. 3. 82, प्रासादवासिन्याय Mahābhāṣya of Patañjali on the Sūtras of Pāṇini (Dr. Kielhorn's edition ). on P.I . 1.8, मांसकण्टकन्याय M.Bh. on P.I.2.39, लट्वानुकर्षणन्याय M.Bh. on Siva Sūtra 2 Vārttika (on the Sūtra of Pāṇini). 5, शालिपलालन्याय M.Bh on P. 1.2.39,सूत्रशाटकन्याय M.Bh. on P. I.3. 12. The word came to be used in the general sense of Paribhāsās or rules of interpretation many of which were based upon popular maxims as stated in the word लोकन्यायसिद्ध by Nāgesa. Hemacandra has used the word न्याय for Paribhāsa-vacana. The word is also used in the sense of a general rule which has got some exceptions, confer, compare न्यायैर्मिश्रानपवादान् प्रतीयात् Ṛgvedaprātiśākhya by Śaunaka ( Sanskrit Sāhityapariṣad Edition, Calcutta.) which lays down the direction that 'one should interpret the rule laying down an exception along with the general rule'.
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nyāya noun (masculine) (esp.) a general or universal rule (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a lawsuit (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a logical or syllogistic argument or inference (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a popular maxim or apposite illustration (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a system of philosophy delivered by Gotama or Gautama (it is one of the six darśanas) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
analogy (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
axiom (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
fitness (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
judgment (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
judicial sentence (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
legal proceeding (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
likeness (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
manner (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
method (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
model (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
plan (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
propriety (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
right or fit manner or way (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
rule (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
standard (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
system (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
that into which a thing goes back i.e. an original type (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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nyāya

system of philosophy propounded by Gautama; one of the six systems of Indian philosophy.









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