Pracchadana, Pracchādana: 12 definitions


Pracchadana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

Pracchadana has 11 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Prachchhadana.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Pracchadana in Sanskrit glossary

[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

Pracchādana (प्रच्छादन):——

1) Adj. am Ende eines Comp. verdeckend , verhüllend.

2) n. — a) das Verdecken , Verhüllen. — b) *Ueberwurf , Obergewand.

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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