Aropa, Ārōpa, Āropa: 15 definitions


Aropa 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Arop.

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Āropa (आरोप).—Attribution or imputation of properties which leada to the secondary sense of a word; cf. अप्रसिद्धश्च संज्ञादिरपि तद्गुणारोपादेव बुध्यते (aprasiddhaśca saṃjñādirapi tadguṇāropādeva budhyate) Par. Sek. on Pari. 15.

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Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

Source: Shiva Purana - English Translation

Āropa (आरोप) refers to the “planting” (of trees), according to the Śivapurāṇa 2.3.26 (“Pārvatī-Jaṭila dialogue”).—Accordingly, as Vijayā said to Śiva (in guise of a Brahmacārin): “[...] Leaving off Indra and other gods, Viṣṇu and Brahmā, Pārvatī wishes to attain the Pināka-bearing Śiva as her husband. She my friend planted [i.e., āropa] many trees before. O brahmin, all of them have put forth flowers and fruits. [...]”.

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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

ārōpa (आरोप).—m (S) ārōpaṇa n S Planting, setting, fixing, lit. fig. applying, attaching, ascribing, assigning. Ex. vṛkṣārōpa, bījārōpa, stambhārōpa, dōṣā- rōpa, guṇārōpa. 2 (Properly dōṣārōpa) An accusation or a charge. 3 Metaphorical or figurative application; a metaphor. 4 False supposition or conception; mistake.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

ārōpa (आरोप).—m-ārōpaṇa n Planting. Applying. A charge. A mistake.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Āropa (आरोप).—

1) Attributing the nature or properties of one thing to another; वस्तुन्यवस्त्वारोपोऽध्यारोपः (vastunyavastvāropo'dhyāropaḥ) Vedānta S.; attributing or assigning to, imputation; दोषारोपो गुणेष्वपि (doṣāropo guṇeṣvapi) Ak.

2) Considering as equal; identification (as in sāropā lakṣaṇā).

3) Superimposition.

4) Imposing (as a burden), burdening or charging with.

5) Placing in or upon.

6) Relating to.

7) Superior position.

Derivable forms: āropaḥ (आरोपः).

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

Āropa (आरोप).—m.

(-paḥ) 1. Placing in or on. 2. Assigning or attributing to. E. āṅ before ruh to mount, causal form, ghañ aff.

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

Āropa (आरोप).—i. e. ā-ruh, [Causal.] + a, m. Attributing to, predication, [Śākuntala, (ed. Böhtlingk.)] [distich] 35 Sch.

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

Āropa (आरोप).—[masculine] imposing, laying in or upon; substitution of, identification with ([locative]).

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

1) Āropa (आरोप):—[=ā-ropa] [from ā-ruh] a m. imposing (as a burden), burdening with, charging with

2) [v.s. ...] placing in or on

3) [v.s. ...] assigning or attributing to

4) [v.s. ...] superimposition, [Vedāntasāra; Sāhitya-darpaṇa etc.]

5) [v.s. ...] the [rhetoric] figure ‘super-imposition’, [Indian Wisdom, by Sir M. Monier-Williams 458].

6) [=ā-ropa] b ā-roha, etc. See ā-√ruh.

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

Āropa (आरोप):—[ā-ropa] (paḥ) 1. m. Placing in or on; attributing to.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Āropa (आरोप) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Ārova, Vala.

[Sanskrit to German]

Aropa in German

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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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Āropa (आरोप) [Also spelled arop]:—(nm) allegation, charge; imputation; projection; imposition; superimposition; transplantation.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Ārōpa (ಆರೋಪ):—

1) [noun] an attributing the nature or property of one thing to the another.

2) [noun] a charge; accusation, formally written or oral charging one with the commission of a crime.

3) [noun] an act of attacking; an inroad; invasion.

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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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