Dripta, Dṛptā: 11 definitions
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The Sanskrit term Dṛptā can be transliterated into English as Drpta or Dripta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Alternative spellings of this word include Drapt.
Natyashastra (theatrics and dramaturgy)Source: Wisdom Library: Nāṭya-śāstra
Dṛptā (दृप्ता, “haughty”) refers to a specific “glance” (dṛṣṭi), according to the Nāṭyaśāstra chapter 8. This is a type of glance that expresses the ‘dominant state’ (sthāyibhāva) of energy (utsāha). There are a total thirty-six glances defined.Source: archive.org: Natya Shastra
Dṛptā (दृप्ता).—A type of glance (dṛṣṭi) expressing a dominant state (sthāyibhāva);—The steady and widely opened Glance in which eyeballs are motionless, and which shows forth (lit. emits) prowess is called Dṛptā (haughty); it is used in showing energy (lit. grows out of energy).
Natyashastra (नाट्यशास्त्र, nāṭyaśāstra) refers to both the ancient Indian tradition (śāstra) of performing arts, (nāṭya, e.g., theatrics, drama, dance, music), as well as the name of a Sanskrit work dealing with these subjects. It also teaches the rules for composing dramatic plays (nataka) and poetic works (kavya).
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
dṛpta (दृप्त).—p S Excited by pride or haughty daring.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
dṛpta (दृप्त).—p Excited by pride or haughty daring.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Dṛpta (दृप्त).—a. [dṛp-kta]
1) Proud, arrogant; योधाभ्यामधिकं दृप्तः शूराभ्यामधिको जयी (yodhābhyāmadhikaṃ dṛptaḥ śūrābhyāmadhiko jayī) Bm.2.45; -दृप्तबालाकिर्हानूचानो गार्ग्य आस (dṛptabālākirhānūcāno gārgya āsa) Bṛ. Up.2.1.1.
2) Mad, wild, frantic.
-ptaḥ Name of Viṣṇu.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-ptaḥ-ptā-ptaṃ) Proud, arrogant. E. dṛp to be proud, affix kta.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Dṛpta (दृप्त):—[from dṛp] mfn. mad, wild, proud, arrogant (-tara, [Comparative degree]), [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature etc.] (cf. a-d and a-dṛpita).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Dṛpta (दृप्त):—[(ptaḥ-ptā-ptaṃ) a.] Proud.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
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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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Dṛpta (दृप्त) [Also spelled drapt]:—(a) arrogant; overbearing; presumptuous; intoxicated with pride.
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Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Natyashastra (English) (by Bharata-muni)
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
Chapter 35 - Śiva-sahasranāma: the thousand names of Śiva < [Section 4 - Koṭirudra-Saṃhitā]
Śrī Kṛṣṇa-karṇāmṛtam (by Śrīla Bilvamaṅgala Ṭhākura)