Ipsana, Īpsana: 4 definitions


Ipsana 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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Īpsana (ईप्सन).—[āptumicchā āp-san-a]

1) Desire to obtain.

2) A wish, desire.

Derivable forms: īpsanam (ईप्सनम्).

See also (synonyms): īpsā.

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

Īpsana (ईप्सन).—n.

(-naṃ) Desiring, wishing to obtain. E. āp to obtain, desiderative form, lyuṭ aff.

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

Īpsana (ईप्सन):—[from īps] n. desiring or wishing to obtain, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Īpsana (ईप्सन):—(naṃ) 1. n. Desiring.

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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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