Pradip, Pradīp: 3 definitions


Pradip 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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pradīp (प्रदीप्).—4 Ā. To blaze, flame forth, shine brilliantly. -Caus.

1) To kindle, inflame.

2) To excite, rouse, stimulate.

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

Pradīp (प्रदीप्):—[=pra-√dīp] [Ātmanepada] -dīpyate, to flame forth, blaze, burst into flames, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa; Mahābhārata; Varāha-mihira] :

—[Causal] -dīpayati, to set on fire, light, kindle, inflame, [Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra; Mahābhārata etc.]

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

Pradīp (प्रदीप्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Abbhutta, Teava, Palippa, Palīva, Saṃdukkha, Saṃduma, Saṃdhukka.

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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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