Prasannata, Prasannatā: 7 definitions
Prasannata means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Hindi. 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 dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Brightness, clearness, purity.
3) Complacence.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-tā) 1. Brightness, pellucidness, clearness, purity. 2. Favour, kindness, being pleased with. E. prasanna clear, and tal aff; also with tva, prasannatvaṃ .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Prasannatā (प्रसन्नता):—[=pra-sanna-tā] [from pra-sanna > pra-sad] f. brightness, clearness, purity, [Suśruta]
2) [v.s. ...] clearness of expression, perspicuity, [Catalogue(s)]
3) [v.s. ...] complacence, good humour, [Kāvya literature; Rājataraṅgiṇī; Viṣṇu-purāṇa]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Prasannatā (प्रसन्नता):—[pra-sannatā] (tā) 1. f. Brightness; purity; favour, kindness.
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Prasannatā (प्रसन्नता):—(nf) happiness; cheerfulness, delight: pleasure; gladness; ~[pūvaka] happily, cheerfully, with pleasure.
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