Phalaprada, Phala-prada: 7 definitions



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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Phalaprada (फलप्रद).—a.

1) productive, fruitful, bearing fruit; फलदानां तु वृक्षाणां छेदने जप्यमृक्शतम् (phaladānāṃ tu vṛkṣāṇāṃ chedane japyamṛkśatam) Ms.11.142; गतेऽपि वयसि ग्राह्या विद्या सर्वात्मना बुधैः (gate'pi vayasi grāhyā vidyā sarvātmanā budhaiḥ) | ...... अन्यत्र फलदा भवेत् (anyatra phaladā bhavet) || Subhāṣ.

2) bringing in gain or profit.

3) giving a reward, rewarding.

-daḥ a tree.

Phalaprada is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms phala and prada (प्रद). See also (synonyms): phalada, phaladātṛ.

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

Phalaprada (फलप्रद).—mfn.

(-daḥ-dā-daṃ) Yielding fruit, productive, yielding a reward, &c. E. phala and prada what gives.

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

Phalaprada (फलप्रद).—[adjective] bringing gain or a reward.

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

Phalaprada (फलप्रद):—[=phala-prada] [from phala > phal] mfn. bringing profit or a reward, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

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

Phalaprada (फलप्रद):—[phala-prada] (daḥ-dā-daṃ) a. Productive.

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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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