Jalp: 9 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Jalp (जल्प्).—1 P. (jalpati, jalpita)

1) To speak, talk, speak or converse (with another); अविरलितकपोलं जल्पतोरक्रमेण (aviralitakapolaṃ jalpatorakrameṇa) Uttararāmacarita 1.27; एकेन जल्पन्त्यनल्पाक्षरम् (ekena jalpantyanalpākṣaram) Pañcatantra (Bombay) 1.136; Bhartṛhari 1.82.

2) To murmur, speak inarticulately.

3) To chatter, prattle, babble.

4) To praise.

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

Jalp (जल्प्).—[jalpa] r. 1st cl. (jalpate) 1. To speak articulately, to say or tell. 2. To prattle, to talk much or idly. (bhvā-para-saka-seṭ .)

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

Jalp (जल्प्).—(akin to or rather old Causal of, 1. gṛ10), i. 1, [Parasmaipada.] (in epic poetry also [Ātmanepada.], [Harivaṃśa, (ed. Calc.)] 1173), 1. To speak, [Pañcatantra] 35, 10. 2. To speak with or of (with the acc.), [Lassen, Anthologia Sanskritica.] 41, 18; Mahābhārata 4, 864. jalpita, n. Talk, [Pañcatantra] 133, 5.

— With the prep. anu anu, To speak afterwards, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 4, 25, 58.

— With abhi abhi, 1. To address, [Rāmāyaṇa] 4, 2, 16. 2. To accompany by words, Mahābhārata 12, 3189. 3. To advise, Mahābhārata 7, 3033. 4. To determine, Mahābhārata 4, 711.

— With upa upa, upajalpita, n. Talk, [Rāmāyaṇa] 2, 60, 14.

— With pari pari, 1. To prate, Mahābhārata 5, 1125. 2. To speak of (with the acc.), [Harivaṃśa, (ed. Calc.)] 11301.

— With pra pra, 1. To speak, [Pañcatantra] i. [distich] 300. 2. To chatter, [Pañcatantra] i. [distich] 437. 3. To proclaim, Mahābhārata 13, 3686. Prajalpita, Having begun to speak, [Kumārasaṃbhava, (ed. Stenzler.)] 1, 46; n. Words, [Hiḍimbavadha] 1, 22.

— With prati prati, To answer, [Rāmāyaṇa] 3, 75, 2.

— With vi vi, To utter, [Śākuntala, (ed. Böhtlingk.)] [distich] 51.

— With sam sam, 1. To converse, [Rāmāyaṇa] 1, 74, 20. 2. To speak, [Rāmāyaṇa] 5, 89, 21. saṃjalpita, n. Words, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 1, 15, 18.

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

Jalp (जल्प्).—jalpati (jalpate), [participle] jalpita (q.v.) murmur, chatter, talk; address, speak to ([accusative] or [instrumental] ±sārdham), speak of ([accusative]).

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

Jalp (जल्प्):—(√lap [reduplicated]?) [class] 1. jalpati ([Epic] also [Ātmanepada] [perfect tense] jajalpa, [Rāmāyaṇa]) to speak inarticulately, murmur, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa xi, 5, 1, 4] ;

—to chatter, prattle, [Horace H. Wilson];

—to say, speak, converse with ([instrumental case] or sārdham), [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa] etc.;

—to speak about ([accusative]), [Mahābhārata iv, 864; v, 4515];

— = √arc, to praise, [Naighaṇṭuka, commented on by Yāska iii, 14];

— (said of the Koīl) to sound (its song), [Bhartṛhari] :

—[Causal] jalpayati to cause to speak, [Pāṇini 1-4, 52], [vArttika] 3.

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

Jalp (जल्प्):—jalpati 1. a. To speak articulately; to prattle, to talk.

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

Jalp (जल्प्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Jaṃpa.

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