Prastuta: 11 definitions


Prastuta 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.

Prastuta has 10 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Prastut.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Prastuta (प्रस्तुत):—s. u. stu mit pra. prastutāṅkura m. eine best. Form der Gleichnissrede, die auf einen wirklichen Vorgang passend, mittelbar einen bekannten andern im Auge hat; z. B. die Geliebte, mit ihrem nicht ganz beständigen Liebhaber im Garten wandelnd, sagt zur Biene: was soll dir die dornige Pandane, da du doch die Jasminblüthe haben kannst! [KUVALAY. 81,a,3.]

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Prastūta (प्रस्तूत):—m. Name einer best. Klasse von Göttern unter dem Manu Cākṣuṣa [Viṣṇupurāṇa 263.] Offenbar eine falsche Form, statt deren andere Schriften prabhūta und prasūta geben.

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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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