Lupta: 7 definitions


Lupta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Lupta (लुप्त).—That which has been elided or dropped during the process of the formation of words. As elision or लोप (lopa) is looked upon as a kind of substitute, in short a zerosubstitute, the convention of the substitute being looked upon as the original one, viz.the sthānivadbhāva, applies to it.

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Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

lupta (लुप्त).—p S Cut off, rejected, dropped, lost by elision. Esp. used, as a grammatical term, of letters, syllables &c. 2 Thrown into oblivion or desuetude.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

lupta (लुप्त).—p Cut off, dropped, lost by elision. Esp. used, as a grammatical term, of letters &c.; thrown into oblivion.

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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.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Lupta (लुप्त).—p. p. [lup-kta]

1) Broken, violated, destroyed.

2) Lost, deprived of; सा लुप्तसंज्ञा न विवेद दुःखम् (sā luptasaṃjñā na viveda duḥkham) R. 14.56; परिवृतनाभिलुप्तत्रिवलि श्यामस्तनाग्रमलसाक्षि (parivṛtanābhiluptatrivali śyāmastanāgramalasākṣi) Govardhanāchārya.

3) Robbed, plundered.

4) Dropped, elided, disappeared (in gram.).

5) Omitted, neglected.

6) Obsolete, disused, out of use; see लुप् (lup).

7) Elliptical (as opp. to pūrṇa, in Rhet.).

-ptam Stolen property, booty.

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

Lupta (लुप्त).—mfn.

(-ptaḥ-ptā-ptaṃ) 1. Gone, lost, disappeared. 2. (In grammar,) Cut off., rejected. n.

(-ptaṃ) Booty, plunder. E. lup to rob, aff. kta .

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

1) Lupta (लुप्त):—[from lup] mfn. broken, violated, hurt, injured, [Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā]

2) [v.s. ...] robbed, plundered, (ifc.) deprived of [Kauśika-sūtra; Mahābhārata] etc.

3) [v.s. ...] suppressed, lost, destroyed, annihilated, disappeared, [Āśvalāyana-śrauta-sūtra; Mahābhārata] etc.

4) [v.s. ...] (in gram.) dropped, elided, [Prātiśākhya; Pāṇini] etc.

5) [v.s. ...] (in [rhetoric]) elliptical (as opp. to pūrṇa, ‘complete’), [Vāmana’s Kāvyālaṃkāravṛtti; Kāvyaprakāśa]

6) [v.s. ...] n. stolen property, plunder, booty, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

7) [v.s. ...] ([probably]) disappearance (cf. śaśa-l).

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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. 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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