Alip, Ālip: 3 definitions
Alip 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.
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Ālip (आलिप्).—6 P.
1) To anoint, besmear; आलिम्पन्नमृतमयैरिव प्रलेपैः (ālimpannamṛtamayairiva pralepaiḥ) U.3.39; plaster, bedaub.
2) To rub (on the body); आलिप्यते चन्दनमङ्गनाभिः (ālipyate candanamaṅganābhiḥ) Rs.6.12.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ālip (आलिप्):—[=ā-√lip] [Parasmaipada] -limpati ([Aorist] ālipat) to besmear, anoint, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa; Harivaṃśa; Suśruta; Mahābhārata; Bhāgavata-purāṇa; Kathāsaritsāgara] etc.:
—[Causal] -limpayati and -lepayati, to besmear, anoint, [Kauśika-sūtra; Suśruta]
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Full-text (+17): Alepana, Oshtha, Alimpeti, Radacchada, Radanacchada, Vagdala, Oshthopamaphala, Otha, Ravakhanda, Dashanavasas, Alepa, Alimpana, Samalip, Ontha, Dantapati, Adharadala, Lambaushtha, Dantacchada, Hota, Dantavasas.
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