Pratapasa, Pratāpasa: 6 definitions
Pratapasa means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, biology. 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: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-saḥ) A species of gigantic Asclepias, with white flowers. E. pratāpa heat, ṣo to destroy, aff. ka . “śuklārka vṛkṣe .”Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pratāpasa (प्रतापस):—[=pra-tāpasa] [from pra-tap] m. Calotropis Gigantea Alba, [Bhāvaprakāśa]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pratāpasa (प्रतापस):—[pra-tāpasa] (saḥ) 1. m. A species of gigantic Asclepias with white flowers.
[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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Pratāpasa (ಪ್ರತಾಪಸ):—[noun] the plant Calotropis gigantica ( = C. procera) of Asclepiadaceae famiy.
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)
Starts with: Pratapashali.
Ends with: Vipratapasa.
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