Prahladana, Prahlādana: 7 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Prahlādana (प्रह्लादन).—a. Gladdening, delighting; प्रह्लादनं ज्योतिरजन्यनेन (prahlādanaṃ jyotirajanyanena) R.13.4.

-nam Causing joy or delight, gladdening, delighting; यथा प्रह्लादनाच्चन्द्रः (yathā prahlādanāccandraḥ) R.4.12.

See also (synonyms): prahrādana.

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

Prahlādana (प्रह्लादन).—[pra-hlād + ana], adj., f. , Rejoicing, refreshing, Mahābhārata 14, 2045.

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

Prahlādana (प्रह्लादन).—[adjective] ([feminine] ī) & [neuter] refreshing, gladdening.

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

1) Prahlādana (प्रह्लादन):—[=pra-hlādana] [from pra-hlāda > pra-hlād] mf(ī)n. idem, [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature; Suśruta]

2) [v.s. ...] m. (with yuva-rāja) Name of a poet (brother of king Dhārā-varṣa, 1208), [Catalogue(s)]

3) [v.s. ...] n. ([Harivaṃśa; Suśruta]) and (ā) f. ([Bālarāmāyaṇa]) the act of causing joy or pleasure, refreshment.

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

Prahlādana (प्रह्लादन) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Palhāyaṇa.

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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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