Pranjali, Prāñjali, Pramjali: 10 definitions

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Pranjali 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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Prāñjali (प्राञ्जलि).—a. [prasṛtau añjalī yena] Folding the hands in supplication, as a mark of respect or humility.

Derivable forms: prāñjaliḥ (प्राञ्जलिः).

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

Prāñjali (प्राञ्जलि).—f.

(-liḥ) Putting the hands together to the forehead as a mark of respect. E. pra and añjali the same.

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

Prāñjali (प्राञ्जलि).—i. e. pra-añjali, adj. Putting the hands together to the forehead, as a mark of respect, [Vikramorvaśī, (ed. Bollensen.)] 45, 18.

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

Prāñjali (प्राञ्जलि).—([feminine] li or ) making hollow hands (cf. añjali).

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

1) Prāñjali (प्राञ्जलि):—[from prāñjala] mf(i, ī)n. joining and holding out the hollowed open hands (as a mark of respect and humility or to receive alms; cf. añjali, kṛtāñj), [Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata] and etc.

2) [v.s. ...] m. [plural] Name of a school of the Sāmaveda, [Āryavidyā-sudhākara] (also -dvaita-bhṛt; [varia lectio] prājvalanā dvaita-bhṛtaḥ and prājalā dvaita-bhṛtyāḥ).

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

Prāñjali (प्राञ्जलि):—(liḥ) 2. f. Hands joined and put to the forehead for respect.

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

Prāñjali (प्राञ्जलि) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Paṃñjali.

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Pranjali in German

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Prāṃjali (ಪ್ರಾಂಜಲಿ):—[adjective] having joined both the palms with fingers pointing upward, expressing devotion, reverence, etc.

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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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