Pramrishta, Pramṛṣṭa: 4 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Pramṛṣṭa can be transliterated into English as Pramrsta or Pramrishta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pramṛṣṭa (प्रमृष्ट).—p. p.

1) Rubbed off, washed or wiped off, cleared off; येन श्रियः संश्रयदोषरूढं स्वभावलोलेत्ययशः प्रमृष्टम् (yena śriyaḥ saṃśrayadoṣarūḍhaṃ svabhāvaloletyayaśaḥ pramṛṣṭam) R.6.41,44.

2) Polished, bright, clear.

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

Pramṛṣṭa (प्रमृष्ट).—mfn.

(-ṣṭaḥ-ṣṭā-ṣṭaṃ) 1. Polished, bright, clear. 2. Rubbed. E. pra before, mṛj to clean, or mṛṣ to rub, aff. kta .

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

Pramṛṣṭa (प्रमृष्ट).—[adjective] polished, clean, bright; smeared with ([instrumental]); wiped off, removed, destroyed.

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

1) Pramṛṣṭa (प्रमृष्ट):—[=pra-mṛṣṭa] [from pra-mṛj] mfn. rubbed off, cleaned, polished, [Mahābhārata; Mālavikāgnimitra] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] rubbed with ([instrumental case]), [Rāmāyaṇa]

3) [v.s. ...] wiped away, removed, expelled, [Raghuvaṃśa]

4) [v.s. ...] given up, left, [Harivaṃśa] ([varia lectio] prasṛṣṭa).

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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. 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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