Supti, Shupti: 14 definitions


Supti 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.

Supti has 14 English definitions available.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Śupti (शुप्ति):—f. nach [Sāyaṇa] so v. a. mukha, vielleicht Schulter (wie im Zend): sva.hā adhi.śuptā.ajuhvata [Ṛgveda 1, 51, 5.]

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Supti (सुप्ति):—(von svap) f.

1) Schlaf, insbes. tiefer [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha 2, 207.] [Medinīkoṣa t. 72.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 4, 29, 71.] [Bālabodhanī 10.] [] zu [Vedāntasāra 3, 2, 7.] Schläfrigkeit: suptirnidrāsamudrekaḥ [PRATĀPAR. 53,b,6.] —

2) das Eingeschlafensein —, Taubheit eines Körpertheils [Suśruta 1, 251, 12. 2, 34, 1.] —

3) = viśrambha [Medinīkoṣa] es ist wohl Sorglosigkeit gemeint. — Vgl. sama und suṣupti .

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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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