Paripsa, Parīpsā: 7 definitions
Paripsa 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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1) Desire of obtaining.
2) Desire of preserving; आत्मकृतसेतुपरीप्सया यः (ātmakṛtasetuparīpsayā yaḥ) (reme) Bhāgavata 3.9.19.
3) Haste, hurry.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-psā) 1. Desire of obtaining. 2. Haste, hurry. E. pari + āpsan-bhāve a .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Parīpsā (परीप्सा).—i. e. pari-īpsa, desider. of āp, + a, f. Wish to obtain, to maintain, to preserve, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 9, 4, 49.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Parīpsā (परीप्सा).—[feminine] desire of obtaining or saving, [adjective] psu.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Parīpsā (परीप्सा):—[from pary-āp] f. ([from] [Desiderative]) desire of obtaining or preserving, [Mahābhārata]
2) [v.s. ...] haste, hurry, [Pāṇini 3-4, 52.]
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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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Ends with: Pranaparipsa.
Full-text: Pranaparipsa, Paripsu, Ap.
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