Pracchadana, Pracchādana: 12 definitions
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Pracchadana has 10 English definitions available.
Alternative spellings of this word include Prachchhadana.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Pracchādana (प्रच्छादन):—(wie eben)
1) adj. verdeckend, verhüllend: piplu (mala) [Nalopākhyāna 17. 9.] —
2) n. a) das Verdecken, Verhüllen: valkalakṛtakaupīnamātra (tapasvin) [Pañcatantra 188, 13.] ākāra [200, 10.] ātma [Mahābhārata 1, 7102.] — b) Ueberwurf, Obergewand [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 671.] [Halāyudha 2, 391.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
1) Adj. am Ende eines Comp. verdeckend , verhüllend. —
2) n. — a) das Verdecken , Verhüllen. — b) *Ueberwurf , Obergewand.
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Partial matches: Pra.
Starts with: Pracchadanapata.
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