Prabhaprabhu, aka: Prabhāprabhu, Prabha-prabhu; 1 Definition(s)


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Prabhāprabhu (प्रभाप्रभु).—the sun; दृष्टदृग्भिर्दुरालोकं प्रभयेव प्रभाप्रभुम् (dṛṣṭadṛgbhirdurālokaṃ prabhayeva prabhāprabhum) (vyalokata) N.17. 25.

Derivable forms: prabhāprabhuḥ (प्रभाप्रभुः).

Prabhāprabhu is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms prabhā and prabhu (प्रभु).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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