Prashamita, aka: Praśamita; 2 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Praśamita can be transliterated into English as Prasamita or Prashamita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Praśamita (प्रशमित).—p. p.

1) Pacified, soothed, composed, appeased, allayed.

2) Extinguished, quenched.

3) Atoned for, expiated; हा हा धिक् परगृहवासदूषणं यद् वैदेह्याः प्रशमित- मद्भुतैरुपायैः (hā hā dhik paragṛhavāsadūṣaṇaṃ yad vaidehyāḥ praśamita- madbhutairupāyaiḥ) U.1.4.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Praśamita (प्रशमित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) Allayed, appeased, relived, tranquillsed, &c. E. pra before, śam to be calm, causal v., aff. kta .

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