Pratigrihya, Pratigṛhya: 7 definitions


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Pratigrihya has 5 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Pratigṛhya can be transliterated into English as Pratigrhya or Pratigrihya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Pratigṛhya (प्रतिगृह्य):—(wie eben) adj.

1) anzunehmen, annehmbar [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 3, 1, 118] nebst Vārtt. (angeblich ved.). [Vopadeva’s Grammatik 26,19.] [Taittirīyasaṃhitā.2,5,1,6.7,1,6,5.] [SAṂSK. K. 22,b,11.] mattasya na pratigṛhyam [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher, Scholiast] —

2) von dem man Etwas annehmen darf: a [The Śatapathabrāhmaṇa 14, 6, 10, 3.] — Vgl. pratigrāhya .

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Pratigṛhya (प्रतिगृह्य):—Adj. —

1) anzunehmen , annehmbar , — von (*Gen.). —

2) von dem man Etwas annehmen darf in apratigṛhya.

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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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