Prasic, Pra-sic: 3 definitions


Prasic 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Prasich.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Prasic (प्रसिच्).—pour out or upon; fill (a vessel); wet, moisten. [Passive] be wetted or refreshed; flow forth. [Causative] pour in.

Prasic is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pra and sic (सिच्).

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

Prasic (प्रसिच्):—[=pra-√sic] [Parasmaipada] -siñcati, to pour out, shed, emit, [Atharva-veda] etc. etc.,;

—to sprinkle, water, [Mahābhārata; Harivaṃśa];

—to fill (a vessel), [Kauṣītaki-upaniṣad]:

—[Passive voice] -sicyate, to be poured out or flow forth, [Mahābhārata; Suśruta];

—to be watered id est. refreshed, [Mahābhārata] :

—[Causal] -secayati, to pour into ([locative case]), [Yājñavalkya]

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

Prasic (प्रसिच्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Pasiṃca.

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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