Praptakala, Prāptakāla, Prapta-kala: 8 definitions


Praptakala means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Praptakala in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

prāptakāla (प्राप्तकाल).—a S prāptāvasara a S Opportune, seasonable, timely. prāptakālavacana A word in season.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Praptakala in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Prāptakāla (प्राप्तकाल).—a.

1) opportune, seasonable, suitable; see अप्राप्तकाल (aprāptakāla).

2) marriageable.

3) fated, destined.

-laḥ a fit time, suitable or favourable moment.

-lam ind. seasonably, opportunely, timely; अप्राप्तकालं वचनं बृहस्पतिरपि ब्रुवन् (aprāptakālaṃ vacanaṃ bṛhaspatirapi bruvan) Pañcatantra (Bombay) 1. 63.

Prāptakāla is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms prāpta and kāla (काल).

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

Prāptakāla (प्राप्तकाल).—mfn.

(-laḥ-lā-laṃ) 1. Fated, destined, one whose fated time has come. 2. Opportune, in season. E. prāpta and kāla time.

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

Prāptakāla (प्राप्तकाल).—1. [masculine] the arrived time, i.e. the right or favourable moment.

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Prāptakāla (प्राप्तकाल).—2. [adjective] whose time is come, seasonable, suitable, fit, proper, [feminine] ā marriageable.

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

1) Prāptakāla (प्राप्तकाल):—[=prāpta-kāla] [from prāpta > prāp] m. the time or moment arrived, a fit time, proper season, [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc. (-tva n., [Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra])

2) [v.s. ...] mf(ā)n. one whose time has come, seasonable, suitable, opportune, [ib.]

3) [v.s. ...] (with dehin) m. a mortal whose time id est. last hour has come, [Harivaṃśa]

4) Prāptakālā (प्राप्तकाला):—[=prāpta-kālā] [from prāpta-kāla > prāpta > prāp] (with kumārī) f. a marriageable girl, [Śakuntalā]

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

Prāptakāla (प्राप्तकाल):—[prāpta-kāla] (laḥ-lā-laṃ) a. Whose time is come; opportune, fit.

[Sanskrit to German]

Praptakala in German

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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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