Pramrishta, aka: Pramṛṣṭa; 2 Definition(s)

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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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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: DDSA: The practical 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: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
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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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