Paritoshika, Paritōṣika, Paritoṣika: 13 definitions


Paritoshika means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

The Sanskrit terms Paritōṣika and Paritoṣika can be transliterated into English as Paritosika or Paritoshika, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Paritoshik.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Paritoshika in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

paritōṣika (परितोषिक).—n S A gratification for service; a remuneration or honorarium.

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pāritōṣika (पारितोषिक).—n S Clothes, money, lands &c. given to one who has furnished amusement or rendered acceptable service; a gift as a mark of favor.

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

paritōṣika (परितोषिक).—n A remuneration of honorarium.

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pāritōṣika (पारितोषिक).—n Reward; gift.

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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 dictionary

[«previous next»] — Paritoshika in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pāritoṣika (पारितोषिक).—a. (- f.) [परितोषः प्रयोजनमस्य ठञ् (paritoṣaḥ prayojanamasya ṭhañ)] Pleasing, gratifying, consolatory.

-kam A present, reward; गृह्यतां पारितोषिकमिदमङ्गुलीयकम् (gṛhyatāṃ pāritoṣikamidamaṅgulīyakam) Mṛcchakaṭika 5.

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

Pāritoṣika (पारितोषिक).—mfn.

(-kaḥ-kī-kaṃ) Delighting, making happy. n.

(-kaṃ) A reward, a gratuity. E. paritoṣa satisfaction, ṭhañ aff.

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

Pāritoṣika (पारितोषिक).—i. e. paritoṣa + ika, n. A gratuity, a reward, [Mṛcchakaṭikā, (ed. Stenzler.)] 82, 9.

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

Pāritoṣika (पारितोषिक).—[neuter] gratuity, present, reward ([abstract] tva [neuter]*).

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

1) Pāritoṣika (पारितोषिक):—[=pāri-toṣika] [from pāri] mf(ī)n. (-toṣa) gratifying, satisfactory, [Horace H. Wilson]

2) [v.s. ...] n. a reward, gratuity, [Kāvya literature; Rājataraṅgiṇī]

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

Pāritoṣika (पारितोषिक):—[pāri-toṣika] (kaḥ-kī-kaṃ) a. Pleasing. n. A gratuity, a reward.

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

Pāritoṣika (पारितोषिक) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Pāriosiya.

[Sanskrit to German]

Paritoshika 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

[«previous next»] — Paritoshika in Hindi glossary
Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Pāritoṣika (पारितोषिक) [Also spelled paritoshik]:—(nm) a reward, prize; —[vitaraṇa] prize distribution.

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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Paritoshika in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Pāritōṣika (ಪಾರಿತೋಷಿಕ):—[noun] = ಪಾರಿತೋಷ [paritosha].

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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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