Apratapa, Apratāpa: 5 definitions


Apratapa 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 dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Apratāpa (अप्रताप).—

1) Want of lustre, dullness, dimness.

2) Meanness, want of dignity.

Derivable forms: apratāpaḥ (अप्रतापः).

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

Apratāpa (अप्रताप).—m.

(-paḥ) 1. Meanness, want of dignity. 2. Dulness, want of brilliancy. E. a neg. pratāpa splendor.

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

1) Apratāpa (अप्रताप):—[=a-pratāpa] m. want of brilliancy, dullness

2) [v.s. ...] meanness, want of dignity.

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

Apratāpa (अप्रताप):—I. [tatpurusha compound] m.

(-paḥ) 1) Want of brilliancy, dullness.

2) Want of dignity or power, meanness. E. a neg. and pratāpa. Ii. [bahuvrihi compound] m. f. n.

(-paḥ-pā-pam) 1) Dim, dull.

2) Without dignity or power. E. a priv. and pratāpa.

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Apratāpa (ಅಪ್ರತಾಪ):—[adjective] not possessing or showing required courage; courageless.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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