Gopitha, Gopītha, Go-pitha: 7 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Gopītha (गोपीथ).—protection; अस्माकमृषीणां गोपीथे न उरुष्यतम् (asmākamṛṣīṇāṃ gopīthe na uruṣyatam) Ṛgveda 5.65.6.

-tham a holy place, a place of pilgrimage.

Derivable forms: gopīthaḥ (गोपीथः).

Gopītha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms go and pītha (पीथ).

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

Gopītha (गोपीथ).—m.

(-thaḥ) preserving, protecting. n. (-tha) A holy place, a place of pilgrimage. E. gopa preserving, and thaka Unadi affix, deriv. irr.

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

Gopītha (गोपीथ).—1. [masculine] a draught of milk.

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Gopītha (गोपीथ).—2. [masculine] protection, shelter.

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

1) Gopītha (गोपीथ):—[=go-pītha] [from go] a m. (√1. ) a draught of milk, [Ṛg-veda i, 19, 1; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa iii. 2.]

2) [v.s. ...] b m. (√3. ) protection, [Ṛg-veda v, 65, 6; x, 35, 14 and 77, 7; Atharva-veda; Taittirīya-saṃhitā ii; Taittirīya-brāhmaṇa i; Bhāgavata-purāṇa i, iv, v]

3) [v.s. ...] n. a place of pilgrimage, [Uṇādi-sūtra ii, 9 [Scholiast or Commentator]]

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

Gopītha (गोपीथ):—(thaṃ) 1. n. A holy place.

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Gopitha 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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