Prakritimat, Prakṛtimat: 2 definitions


Prakritimat 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.

The Sanskrit term Prakṛtimat can be transliterated into English as Prakrtimat or Prakritimat, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Prakṛtimat (प्रकृतिमत्).—a.

1) Natural, usual, common.

2) Having a सात्त्विक (sāttvika) frame of mind; ततः प्रकृतिमान् वैद्यः पितुरेषां पुरोहितः (tataḥ prakṛtimān vaidyaḥ pitureṣāṃ purohitaḥ) Rām.2.77.21 (com. prakṛtimān sattvaprakṛtiḥ).

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

1) Prakṛtimat (प्रकृतिमत्):—[=pra-kṛti-mat] [from pra-kṛti > pra-kṛ] mfn. having the original or natural form or shape, natural, usual, common, [Mahābhārata]

2) [v.s. ...] in a natural or usual frame of mind, [Rāmāyaṇa]

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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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