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vi-māna [ vimAna ]
2 m. ( for 1. See p. 951, col. 3
for 3. under vi-√ mā ) disrespect, dishonour ( See a-vi mana )
vi-mānana [ vimAnana ]
n. ( and ā f. ) disrespect, contempt, slight, humiliation MBh. Kāv. etc.
refusal, denial Suśr.
vi-mānita [ vimAnita ]
mfn. ( fr. Caus. ) dishonoured, slighted, treated with disrespect MBh. R., etc.
vi-mānya [ vimAnya ]
mfn. to be dishonoured or offended Śak
ví-māna [ vimAna ]
3 mf ( ī ) n. ( for 1. See p. 951, col. 3 ; for 2, under vi-√ man ) measuring out, traversing RV. AV. MBh.
m. n. a car or chariot of the gods, any mythical self-moving aerial car ( sometimes serving as a seat or throne, sometimes self-moving and carrying its occupant through the air ; other descriptions make the Vimāna more like a house or palace, and one kind is said to be 7 stories high ; that of Rāvaṇa was called puṣpaka, q.v. ; the nau-v° [ Ragh. xvi, 68 ] is thought to resemble a ship ) MBh. Kāv. etc.
any car or vehicle ( esp. a bier ) Rājat. vii, 446
the palace of an emperor or supreme monarch ( esp. one with 7 stories ) MBh. Kāv. etc.
a temple or shrine of a partic. form VarBṛS.
a kind of tower ( ? ) R. v, 52, 8
a grove Jātakam
a ship, boat L.
a horse L.
n. measure RV.
( in med. ) the science of ( right ) measure or proportion ( e.g. of the right relation between the humours of the body, of medicines and remedies etc. ) Car.
-gamana n. ' going in a car ', N. of a ch. of the GaṇP.
cārin mfn. travelling in a celestial car MW.
-cyuta mfn. fallen from a celestial car Rājat
-tā f. -tva n. the state or condition of a celestial car Kāv. Kathās
-nirvyūha m. a partic. Samidhi Kāraṇḍ
-pāla m. the guardian of a celestial car MBh.
-pratima mfn. resembling a celestial car MBh.
-prabhu-tā f. the ownership of a celestial car MW.
-māhātmya n. N. of a ch. of the VP.
-yāna mf ( ā ) n. going or driving in a celestial car BhP.
-rāja m. the driver of a celestial car MW.
-lakṣaṇa n. N. of wk. on architecture
-vat ind. like a self-moving car Kir
-vidyā f. -suddhi-pūjā f. N. of wks.
-stha mfn. standing on a celestial car MW.
-sthāna n. N. of awk. on medicine
ví-mānaka [ vimAnaka ]
( ifc. ) = vi-māna, a celestial car Kathās
a seven-storied palace or tower R.