Prasveda: 5 definitions
Prasveda 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.
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Excessive perspiration.
2) An elephant.
Derivable forms: prasvedaḥ (प्रस्वेदः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-daḥ) Great or excessive perspiration. E. pra intensitive, sveda sweat.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Prasveda (प्रस्वेद).—i. e. pra-svid + a, m. Excessive perspiration, [Lassen, Anthologia Sanskritica.] 28, 12.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Prasveda (प्रस्वेद):—[=pra-sveda] [from pra-svid] m. great or excessive perspiration, sweat, [Mahābhārata; Vetāla-pañcaviṃśatikā; Sāhitya-darpaṇa]
2) [v.s. ...] m. an elephant, [Demetrius Galanos’s Lexiko: sanskritikes, anglikes, hellenikes]
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Prasvedabindu.
Ends with: Padaprasveda.
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