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Apratihata.—see Aniketos. Note: apratihata is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
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Apratihata (अप्रतिहत).—a.

1) Not obstructed or impeded, irresistible; °हतान् पुत्रान् (hatān putrān) K.62; अस्मद्गृहे °गतिः (asmadgṛhe °gatiḥ) Pt.1 free to move; तोयस्येवाप्रतिहतरयः (toyasyevāpratihatarayaḥ) U.3.36; जृम्भतामप्रतिहतप्रसरमार्यस्य क्रोध- ज्योतिः (jṛmbhatāmapratihataprasaramāryasya krodha- jyotiḥ) Ve.1.

2) Unimpaired, unmarred, unrepulsed, unaffected, at home in every respect; सा बुद्धिरप्रतिहता (sā buddhirapratihatā) Bh.2.4; Pt.5.26; so °चित्त, ° मनस् (citta, ° manas).

3) Not disappointed. -4. A kind of deity; अपराजित-अप्रतिहत-जयन्त- वैजयन्त-कोष्ठकान् (aparājita-apratihata-jayanta- vaijayanta-koṣṭhakān)...पुरमध्ये कारयेत् (puramadhye kārayet) Kau.A.2.4.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Apratihata (अप्रतिहत).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Unaffected, uninjured, unimpaired. 2. Not disappointed. 3. Unobstructed. E. a neg. pratihata hurt.

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