Prabudh: 5 definitions


Prabudh 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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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Prabudh (प्रबुध्).—4 Ā., 1 P.

1) To awake, wake up, rise from sleep; प्रबुद्ध इव सुप्तम् (prabuddha iva suptam) Ś.5.11; Śiśupālavadha 9.3.

2) To blow, expand, bloom, be blown; साम्रेऽह्नीव स्थलकमलिनीं नप्रबुद्धां नसुप्ताम् (sāmre'hnīva sthalakamalinīṃ naprabuddhāṃ nasuptām) Meghadūta 94.

3) To perceive, observe, be aware of. -Caus.

1) To awaken, waken, rouse; प्राबोधयन्नुषसि वाग्भिरुदारवाचः (prābodhayannuṣasi vāgbhirudāravācaḥ) R.5.65;6.56.

2) To acquaint with, inform, make known; तमभ्यनन्दत् प्रथमं प्रबोधितः (tamabhyanandat prathamaṃ prabodhitaḥ) R.3.68.

3) To cause to expand or open; (padmāni) प्रबोधवत्यूर्ध्व- मुखैर्मयूखैः (prabodhavatyūrdhva- mukhairmayūkhaiḥ) Kumārasambhava 1.16.

4) To instruct, teach; explain.

5) To persuade, induce.

6) To stimulate, excite.

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

Prabudh (प्रबुध्).—[adjective] awake, attentive; [feminine] awaking.

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Prabudh (प्रबुध्).—(budhyate) wake up, be awake, watch; expand, blossom; (bodhati) know, understand. [Causative] awaken, cause to expand or blossom, make sensible of, admonish, persuade; teach, instruct (2 [accusative]).

Prabudh is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pra and budh (बुध्).

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

1) Prabudh (प्रबुध्):—[=pra-√budh] a [Ātmanepada] -budhyate ([Vedic or Veda] [infinitive mood] -budhe), to wake up, wake, awake (intrans.), [Ṛg-veda] etc. etc.;

—to expand, open, bloom, blossom, [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.;

— [Parasmaipada] -bodhati, to become conscious or aware of know, understand, recognise as (2. [accusative]), [Mahābhārata] :

—[Causal] -bodhayati, to wake up, awaken (trans.), [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.;

—to cause to expand or bloom, [Kumāra-sambhava];

—to stimulate (by gentle friction), [Śārṅgadhara-saṃhitā];

—to make sensible, cause to know, inform, admonish, persuade, convince, [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.;

—to instruct, teach (two [accusative]), [Cāṇakya]

2) [=pra-budh] b mfn. watchful, attentive, [Ṛg-veda]

3) [v.s. ...] f. awaking, [ib.]

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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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