Paraha, Parāha, Para-aha, Para-ha: 6 definitions


Paraha 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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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Parāha (पराह).—the next day.

Derivable forms: parāhaḥ (पराहः).

Parāha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms para and aha (अह).

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Paraha (परह).—another's property (as wife &c); यथा बीजं न वप्तव्यं पुंसा परपरिग्रहे (yathā bījaṃ na vaptavyaṃ puṃsā paraparigrahe) Manusmṛti 9.42-3.

Derivable forms: parahaḥ (परहः).

Paraha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms para and ha (ह).

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

Parāha (पराह).—m.

(-haḥ) The next day. E. para, and aha, for ahan a day.

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

1) Parāha (पराह):—[from para] m. the next day, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) Parāhā (पराहा):—[=parā-hā] -√2. [Ātmanepada] -jihīte, to give way, let slip, abandon, evade ([accusative]), [Taittirīya-saṃhitā]

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

Parāha (पराह):—[parā+ha] (haḥ) 1. m. Next day.

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Paraha 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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