Aciraprabha, Aciraprabhā, Acira-prabha: 7 definitions


Aciraprabha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Achiraprabha.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Aciraprabhā (अचिरप्रभा).—f. [acirāḥ aṃśavaḥ, acirā ābhā-prabhā &c. yasyāḥ sā] lightning; °शुविलासचञ्चला लक्ष्मीः (śuvilāsacañcalā lakṣmīḥ) Kirātārjunīya 2.19; °भासां तेजसा चानुलिप्तैः (bhāsāṃ tejasā cānuliptaiḥ) S.7.7., Kirātārjunīya 4.24, अचिरद्युतितेजसा (aciradyutitejasā) 5.6. समुत्पफाल गगने मेघादचिरभा इव (samutpaphāla gagane meghādacirabhā iva) Parṇāl.5.98.

2) (karma.) transitory lustre, short gleam.

Aciraprabhā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms acira and prabhā (प्रभा). See also (synonyms): acirāṃśu, acirābhā, aciradyuti, aciraprabhās, acirarocis.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Aciraprabhā (अचिरप्रभा).—f.

(-bhā) Lightning. E. acira as before, and prabhā light.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Aciraprabhā (अचिरप्रभा).—[feminine] lightning (lit. having brief splendour).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Aciraprabhā (अचिरप्रभा):—[=a-cira-prabhā] [from a-cira] f. lightning.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Aciraprabhā (अचिरप्रभा):—[bahuvrihi compound] f.

(-bhā) Lightning. E. acira and prabhā. See the preceding.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Aciraprabhā (अचिरप्रभा):—[acira-prabhā] (bhā) 1. f. Idem.

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