Prasahya: 9 definitions
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Forcibly, violently, by force; प्रसह्य मणिमुद्धरेन्मकरवक्त्रदंष्ट्राङ्कुरात् (prasahya maṇimuddharenmakaravaktradaṃṣṭrāṅkurāt) Bhartṛhari 2.4; Śiśupālavadha 1.27.
2) Exceedingly, much.
3) Having conquered or won; नाह- मिच्छामि भीष्मेण गृहीतां त्वां प्रसह्य वै (nāha- micchāmi bhīṣmeṇa gṛhītāṃ tvāṃ prasahya vai) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 5.175.6; M.1.
4) Instantly, at once; परस्य भूयान् विवरेऽभियोगः प्रसह्य संरक्षण- मात्मरन्ध्रे (parasya bhūyān vivare'bhiyogaḥ prasahya saṃrakṣaṇa- mātmarandhre) Kirātārjunīya 16.23.
5) Necessarily, absolutely.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Prasahya (प्रसह्य).—Ind. 1. Forcibly, violently. 2. Exceedingly. E. pra excessively, sah to be able, lyap aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Prasahya (प्रसह्य).—1. [gerund] forcibly, by force.
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Prasahya (प्रसह्य).—2. [adjective] to be resisted or overpowered.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Prasahya (प्रसह्य):—[=pra-sahya] [from pra-sah] a mfn. to be conquered or resisted etc.
2) [v.s. ...] capable of being c° or r° ([infinitive mood] with pass. sense), [Mahābhārata 2.]
3) [v.s. ...] b ind. having conquered or won, [Mālavikāgnimitra i, 2]
4) [v.s. ...] using force, forcibly, violently, [Manu-smṛti; Gautama-dharma-śāstra] etc.
5) [v.s. ...] exceedingly, very much, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa; Mṛcchakaṭikā]
6) [v.s. ...] at once, without more ado, [Kathāsaritsāgara]
7) [v.s. ...] necessarily, absolutely, by all means (with na, ‘by no means’), [Manu-smṛti; Varāha-mihira; Bhāgavata-purāṇa; Kathāsaritsāgara]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Prasahya (प्रसह्य):—[pra-sahya] adv. Forcibly; exceedingly.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
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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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Prasahya (ಪ್ರಸಹ್ಯ):—[adjective] forcing to accept, do, restrain, etc.; compelling.
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Prasahya (ಪ್ರಸಹ್ಯ):—[noun] a compelling or being compelled; coercion; constraint; compulsion.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
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Garga Samhita (English) (by Danavir Goswami)
Verse 5.6.30 < [Chapter 6 - Seeing Śrī Mathurā]
Verse 5.16.10 < [Chapter 16 - Comforting Sri Radha and the Gopis]
Verse 5.17.17 < [Chapter 17 - The Gopis Describe Their Remembrance of Sri Krsna]
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 9.10 < [Section I - Husband and Wife]
Verse 9.269 < [Section XXXVIII - Treatment of Criminals and their Punishment]
Verse 8.235 < [Section XXXIX - Disputes between Owner and Keeper]
Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)
Verse 2.18.87-089 < [Chapter 18 - Mahāprabhu’s Dancing as a Gopī]
Verse 2.23.123 < [Chapter 23 - Wandering about Navadvīpa On the Day the Lord Delivered the Kazi]
The Matsya Purana (critical study) (by Kushal Kalita)
Part 2.2 - Different names of Śiva < [Chapter 4 - Religious aspects of the Matsyapurāṇa]
The backdrop of the Srikanthacarita and the Mankhakosa (by Dhrubajit Sarma)
Part 4b - Chandas (2): Jāti type of metre (mātrāchandas) < [Chapter III - Literary Assessment Of The Śrīkaṇṭhacarita]