Kup, Kūp: 10 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kup (कुप्).—I. 4 P. (kupyati, cukopa, akupat, kopitum, kupita)

1) To be angry, (generally with the dat. of the person who is the object of anger, but sometimes with the acc. or gen. also); कुप्यन्ति हितवादिने (kupyanti hitavādine) K.18; कुपितश्चन्द्रगुप्तश्चाणक्य- स्योपरि (kupitaścandraguptaścāṇakya- syopari) Mu.2; M.3.21; Uttararāmacarita 7; चुकोप तस्मै स भृशम् (cukopa tasmai sa bhṛśam) R.3. 56.

2) To be excited, to gather strength, be virulent; as in दोषाः प्रकुप्यन्ति (doṣāḥ prakupyanti) Suśr. -Caus. (kopayati-te)

1) To provoke, irritate; to excite, agitate.

2) To stir up. -II. 1 U.

1) To shine.

2) To speak.

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Kūp (कूप्).—1 U. (kūpayati-te, kūpita)

1) To be weak.

2) To weaken.

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

Kup (कुप्).—[(ira)kupira] r. 4th cl. (kupyati) To be angry, to be flushed with wrath. With pra, to be very much enraged. r. 10th cl. (kopayati) 1. To shine: see kūpa. 2. To speak. (i)kupi r. 1st and 10th cls. (kumpati kumpayati) 1. To spread. 2. To remember.

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Kūp (कूप्).—[kūpa] r. 10th cl. (kūpayati) 1. To be weak. 2. To weaken: see kupa.

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

Kup (कुप्).—i. 4, [Parasmaipada.] [Ātmanepada.] 1. To become excited, [Suśruta] 2, 184, 11. 2. To be angry, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 3, 229. With dat. gen. and acc., Of the person with whom one is angry, [Pañcatantra] 23, 22; [Rāmāyaṇa] 4, 19, 24; 1, 49, 7. kupita, Enraged, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 9, 313. With upari and gen. (enraged against us), [Pañcatantra] 73, 15. a-kupya, adj. Not liable to become angry, Mahābhārata 15, 821. [Causal.] kopaya, 1. To excite, [Suśruta] 2, 204, 3. 2. To provoke, Mahābhārata 2, 2140. [Ātmanepada.] To provoke against one’s own self, Mahābhārata 2, 2187. Anomalous kopayīta for kopayeta, kopiṣṭhās for cūkupathās, kopayāna for kopayamāna, Mahābhārata 1, 5790; 2, 2188; 3, 1956. 3. To be angry, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 4, 5, 11.

— With the prep. pari pari, 1. To be much excited, Mahābhārata 1, 1186. 2. To be very angry, Mahābhārata 13, 2101.

— [Causal.] 1. To excite violently, Mahābhārata 14, 469. 2. To provoke violently, Mahābhārata 13, 7403.

— With pra pra, 1. To become agitated, [Suśruta] 2, 396, 4; Mahābhārata 13, 14508. prakupita, Very angry, [Pañcatantra] 163, 5. nātiprakupita, Rather indifferent, [Daśakumāracarita] in Chr. 194, 11. Anomalous prakupta, [Vikramorvaśī, (ed. Bollensen.)] [distich] 130.

— [Causal.] 1. To excite, Mahābhārata 14, 465. 2. To provoke, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 9, 313.

— With sam sam, To become angry, Mahābhārata 3, 1093.

— [Causal.] To provoke, Mahābhārata 4, 1845.

— Cf. [Latin] cupio = kupyāmi.

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Kup (कुप्).—i. 10, [Parasmaipada.] To speak or shine.

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Kūp (कूप्).—i. 10, [Parasmaipada.] To be weak.

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

Kup (कुप्).—kupyati kupyate [participle] kupita become moved or agitated, boil up, be angry with ([dative] or [genetive]). [Causative] kopayati, te excite, agitate, make angry.

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

1) Kup (कुप्):—1. kup [class] 4. [Ātmanepada] [Parasmaipada] kupyati, te (perf. cukopa), to be moved or excited or agitated, [Suśruta; Bhāgavata-purāṇa];

—to swell, heave or boil with rage or emotion, be angry, be angry with ([dative case]; also [genitive case], once [Rāmāyaṇa i, 49, 7] [accusative]; or with upari and [genitive case] e.g. tasmai or tasya or tasyopari cukopa, he was angry with him), [Mahābhārata] etc.:—[Causal] [Parasmaipada] kopayati, to move, shake, agitate, [Ṛg-veda i, 54, 4; v, 57, 3; x, 44, 8; Suśruta];

— [Ātmanepada] [Parasmaipada] kopayati, te, to cause to swell with anger, provoke, make angry, [Mahābhārata etc.];

2) cf. [Latin] cupio; [English] hope; [German] hoffe.

3) 2. kup [class] 10. [Parasmaipada] kopayati, ‘to speak’ or ‘to shine’ [Dhātupāṭha xxxiii, 106;]

4) cf. [Hibernian or Irish] cubhas, ‘word, promise’, [Latin] nun-cupo; [Gothic] huf, ‘to lament.’

5) Kūp (कूप्):—[class] 10. [Parasmaipada] kūpayati, to be weak, weaken, [Dhātupāṭha xxxv, 17.]

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

1) Kup (कुप्):—(ya) kupyati 4. a. To be angry. (ka) kopayati 10. a. To shine; to speak. (i, ki) kumpati kumpayati. 1. 10. a. To spread; to recollect.

2) Kūp (कूप्):—(ka) kūpayati 10. a. To be weak.

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

Kup (कुप्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Kuppa.

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Kup 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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Kup in Hindi refers in English to:—(nm) a well; a deep pit; —[mamduka] lit. frog of a well—a know-little, one confined within narrow limits of experience and knowledge..—kup (कूप) is alternatively transliterated as Kūpa.

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