Prithak, Pṛthak: 16 definitions


Prithak means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit, 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.

Prithak has 14 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Pṛthak can be transliterated into English as Prthak or Prithak, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Pṛthak (पृथक्):—

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

Pṛthak (पृथक्):——

1) Adv. vereinzelt , einzeln , gesondert , jeder für sich ; daher oft so v.a. zerstreut , da und dort ; je nach der besonderen Art , verschieden , besonders. Häufig verdoppelt. Mit kar — a) absondern , trennen. — b) ablösen , abhauen. — c) abwenden von (Abl.) — Mit bhū sich sondern. pṛthagbhūta Adj. gesondert , verschieden.

2) Präp. mit Abl. , *Instr. oder *Gen. — a) getrennt von ohne. — b) mit Ausnahme von. — c) *verschieden von.

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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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