Paripu, Paripū: 4 definitions


Paripu 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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Paripū (परिपू).—9 U.

1) To purify completely.

2) The lustrate.

3) To become purified.

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

Paripū (परिपू).—strain, filter, purify; [Middle] flow off clear.

Paripū is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pari and (पू).

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

Paripū (परिपू):—[=pari-√pū] [Parasmaipada] [Ātmanepada] -punāti, nīte, to purify completely, strain;

— [Ātmanepada] ([Ṛg-veda] -pavate), to flow off clearly.

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Paripu (ಪರಿಪು):—

1) [noun] the split seed leaves of dicotyledon plants (as of toor dal, bengal gram, etc.); split pulse.

2) [noun] the split seedleaves of the plant Cajanus indicus, widely used as a food; dal.

3) [noun] a dish made by simmering this in water with spices, herbs, oil, etc. to a thick, mshy consistency and served along with rice, rōṭi, etc.; dal.

4) [noun] in gen. a seed as of cashew.

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Paripu (ಪರಿಪು):—[noun] a kind of archaic tax.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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