Pranmukha, Prāṅmukha: 9 definitions


Pranmukha 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

[«previous next»] — Pranmukha in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Prāṅmukha (प्राङ्मुख).—mfn.

(-khaḥ-khā khī-khaṃ) Facing the east. E. prāñca, and mukha the face.

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

Prāṅmukha (प्राङ्मुख).—adj. facing the east, [Sundopasundopākhyāna] 3, 23.

Prāṅmukha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms prāñc and mukha (मुख).

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

Prāṅmukha (प्राङ्मुख).—[feminine] ī facing the east; inclined towards (—°); [abstract] tva [neuter]

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

1) Prāṅmukha (प्राङ्मुख):—[=prāṅ-mukha] [from prāṅ > prāñc] mf(ā or ī)n. having the tip or the face turned forward or eastward, facing e°, [Gṛhya-sūtra and śrauta-sūtra; Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata] etc. (also khāñcana, [Sāyaṇa on Ṛg-veda x, 18, 3]; kha-karaṇa n., [Lāṭyāyana]; kha-tva n., [Hemādri’s Caturvarga-cintāmaṇi])

2) [v.s. ...] inclined towards, desirous of wishing (ifc.), [Kathāsaritsāgara]

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

Prāṅmukha (प्राङ्मुख):—[prāṅ-mukha] (khaḥ-khā-khī-khaṃ) a. Eastward.

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

Prāṅmukha (प्राङ्मुख) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Pammuha.

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Pranmukha 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

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

Prāṅmukha (ಪ್ರಾಙ್ಮುಖ):—[adjective] facing east; turned towards east.

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Prāṅmukha (ಪ್ರಾಙ್ಮುಖ):—[noun] the condition of facing east.

context information

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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