Pratibadhaka, Pratibādhaka: 8 definitions

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Introduction:

Pratibadhaka means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Pratibadhaka in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

pratibādhaka (प्रतिबाधक).—a (Formed by prefixing prati to bādhaka) That opposes, obstructs, withstands, prohibits, precludes, prevents; and, generally, that stands in the way of, disagrees with, or affects injuriously.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Pratibadhaka in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pratibādhaka (प्रतिबाधक).—a.

1) Repelling, keeping off.

2) Preventing, obstructing.

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

Pratibadhaka (प्रतिबधक).—m.

(-kaḥ) An opposer, an injurer. E. prati, bagh to kill, vun aff.

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

Pratibādhaka (प्रतिबाधक).—[adjective] repelling, rejecting (—°).

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

1) Pratibādhaka (प्रतिबाधक):—[=prati-bādhaka] [from prati-bādh] mf(ikā)n. thrusting back, repelling (ifc.), [Rāmāyaṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] preventing, obstructing, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

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

Pratibadhaka (प्रतिबधक):—[prati-badhaka] (kaḥ) 1. m. An opponent.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Pratibādhaka (प्रतिबाधक):—(von bādh mit prati) adj. zurückstossend, von sich weisend: sajjana [Rāmāyaṇa 1, 39, 22.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Pratibādhaka (प्रतिबाधक):—Adj. zurückstossend , von sich weisend.

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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 (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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