Camp, Caṃp: 7 definitions
Camp 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 Champ.
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Kavya (poetry)Source: OpenEdition books: Vividhatīrthakalpaḥ (Kāvya)
Caṃp (चंप्) in Prakrit means “to press”, as is mentioned in the Vividhatīrthakalpa by Jinaprabhasūri (13th century A.D.): an ancient text devoted to various Jaina holy places (tīrthas).—(Jacobi 1886 p. 108).
Kavya (काव्य, kavya) refers to Sanskrit poetry, a popular ancient Indian tradition of literature. There have been many Sanskrit poets over the ages, hailing from ancient India and beyond. This topic includes mahakavya, or ‘epic poetry’ and natya, or ‘dramatic poetry’.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Camp (चम्प्).—1 U. (campayati-te) To go, move.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Camp (चम्प्).—[campa] r. 1st cl. (campati) To go or move.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Camp (चम्प्).—i. 10, [Parasmaipada.] To go, v. r.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Camp (चम्प्):—(cf. √kamp, capala) [class] 10. payati [varia lectio] for √champ, [Dhātupāṭha xxxii, 76.]
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Camp (चम्प्):—, campayati ( gatyām).
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+57): Campa, Campacampa, Campacampati, Campadhipa, Campai, Campaka, Campakacaturdashi, Campakadesha, Campakagandha, Campakakusuma, Campakalata, Campakalu, Campakamala, Campakambike, Campakanatha, Campakanyasa, Campakaprabhu, Campakapupphiya, Campakapura, Campakapushpa.
Full-text (+268): Senacara, Shibira, Vahininivesha, Shivira, Skandhavara, Balasthiti, Kataka, Senavasa, Nivesha, Jaya-skandhavara, Senanivesha, Khandhavara, Kampu, Padalipura, Skamdhavara, Sakata-parivatta, Skandhavasa, Vyayitavya, Ayahshanku, Kundayankotta.
Search found 82 books and stories containing Camp, Caṃp; (plurals include: Camps, Caṃps). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Kautilya Arthashastra (by R. Shamasastry)
Chapter 4 - Battlefields and the Work of Infantry, Cavalry, Chariots and Elephants < [Book 10 - Relating to War]
Chapter 2 - March of the Camp < [Book 10 - Relating to War]
Chapter 1 - Encampment < [Book 10 - Relating to War]
The Jataka tales [English], Volume 1-6 (by Robert Chalmers)
Jataka 24: Ājañña-jātaka < [Book I - Ekanipāta]
Jataka 23: Bhojājānīya-jātaka < [Book I - Ekanipāta]
Jataka 226: Kosiya-jātaka < [Book II - Dukanipāta]
Jarasandhavadha Mahakavyam (by Pankaj L. Jani)
Part 3 - Goswami Hariraiji and His Contribution to Sanskrit Literature < [Critical Introduction]
The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 217 - The Greatness of Haridvāra < [Section 6 - Uttara-Khaṇḍa (Concluding Section)]
Chapter 41 - Rukmāṅgada Is Defeated by Puṣkala < [Section 5 - Pātāla-Khaṇḍa (Section on the Nether World)]
Chapter 13 - Jālandhara Disguised as Śiva Goes to Pārvatī < [Section 6 - Uttara-Khaṇḍa (Concluding Section)]
The Ramayana of Valmiki (by Hari Prasad Shastri)
Chapter 80 - A royal highway is constructed for the prince < [Book 2 - Ayodhya-kanda]
Chapter 64 - Shatrughna sets out to meet Lavana < [Book 7 - Uttara-kanda]
Chapter 89 - The army crosses the holy river < [Book 2 - Ayodhya-kanda]
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 31 - The Glory of Koṭitīrtha: Aśvatthāmā’s Liberation < [Section 1 - Setu-māhātmya]
Chapter 46 - The Genesis of the Name Amarāvatī < [Section 1 - Avantīkṣetra-māhātmya]