Prabhuti, Prabhūti: 6 definitions
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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Prabhūti (प्रभूति).—A Marīci God.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 1. 58.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Source, origin.
2) Power, strength.
Derivable forms: prabhūtiḥ (प्रभूतिः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Prabhūti (प्रभूति).—(-prabhūti) [, in °tiṣu Bodhisattvabhūmi 5.11 (prose), at end of [compound], and so forth, = Sanskrit -prabhṛtiṣu, which should almost certainly be read. It is barely possible that a MIndic form of this word (Pali pabhuti) was orig. intended, in which case read -prabhutiṣu.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-tiḥ) 1. Source, origin. 2. Power, strength.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Prabhūti (प्रभूति).—[feminine] origin, source; sufficiency, power, might.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Prabhūti (प्रभूति):—[=pra-bhūti] [from pra-bhūta > pra-bhū] f. (pra-) source, origin, [Tāṇḍya-brāhmaṇa]
2) [v.s. ...] imperious demeanour, violence, [Ṛg-veda iv, 54, 3]
3) [v.s. ...] sufficiency, [Ṛg-veda; Taittirīya-brāhmaṇa]
4) [v.s. ...] a ruler, lord (?), [Ṛg-veda viii, 41, 1.]
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Prabhutika.
Ends with: Aprabhuti.
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