Prakashita, Prakāśita: 13 definitions



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The Sanskrit term Prakāśita can be transliterated into English as Prakasita or Prakashita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Prakashit.

In Hinduism

Natyashastra (theatrics and dramaturgy)

Source: Wisdom Library: Nāṭya-śāstra

Prakāśitā (प्रकाशिता) is the name of a meter belonging to the Uṣṇik class of Dhruvā (songs) described in the Nāṭyaśāstra chapter 32:—“the metre which has in its feet of seven syllables the fourth, the sixth and the final one long, is called prakāśitā”.

Natyashastra book cover
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Natyashastra (नाट्यशास्त्र, nāṭyaśāstra) refers to both the ancient Indian tradition (śāstra) of performing arts, (nāṭya, e.g., theatrics, drama, dance, music), as well as the name of a Sanskrit work dealing with these subjects. It also teaches the rules for composing dramatic plays (nataka) and poetic works (kavya).

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

prakāśita (प्रकाशित).—p (S) Enlightened or illumined, lit. fig.; rendered clear, conspicuous, evident, manifest.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Prakashita in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Prakāśita (प्रकाशित).—p. p.

1) Made clear or manifestd, displayed, manifested.

2) Published; brought out (as a book).

3) Illuminated, irradiated, enlightened.

4) Visible, evident, apparent.

-tam Light, clearness.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Prakāśita (प्रकाशित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Evident, apparent, manifest, visible. 2. Published, promulgated. 3. Illuminated, inlightened. E. prakāśa manifestation, itac aff.

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

Prakāśitā (प्रकाशिता).—f., and prakāśitva prakāśitva, n., i. e. prakāśin + tā, or tva, Clearness, light, Mahābhārata 12, 6228; 1, 3576.

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

Prakāśitā (प्रकाशिता).—[feminine] tva [neuter] clearness, brilliancy.

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

1) Prakāśita (प्रकाशित):—[=pra-kāśita] [from pra-kāś] mfn. become visible, brought to light, clear, manifest, apparent, evident

2) [v.s. ...] displayed, unfolded, discovered

3) [v.s. ...] illumined, enlightened, irradiated

4) [v.s. ...] published, promulgated, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa; Suśruta] etc.

5) Prakāśitā (प्रकाशिता):—[=pra-kāśi-tā] [from pra-kāśin > pra-kāś] f. clearness, brightness, brilliance, light, [Mahābhārata]

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

Prakāśita (प्रकाशित):—[pra-kāśita] (taḥ-tā-taṃ) a. Evident, manifested, published.

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

Prakāśita (प्रकाशित) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Pagāsiya.

[Sanskrit to German]

Prakashita in German

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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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Hindi dictionary

[«previous next»] — Prakashita in Hindi glossary
Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Prakāśita (प्रकाशित) [Also spelled prakashit]:—(a) published; brought to light, manifest, obvious; resplendent.

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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Prakashita in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Prakāśita (ಪ್ರಕಾಶಿತ):—

1) [adjective] illuminated; lighted up; brightened.

2) [adjective] made publicly known; proclaimed.

3) [adjective] published; released (for sale).

4) [adjective] revealed; disclosed; divulged.

5) [adjective] unfolded to the eye; exhibited; displayed.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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