Pratibodha: 11 definitions


Pratibodha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India, Hindi. 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 Pratibodh.

India history and geography

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary

Pratibodha.—(HA), teaching in the Jain doctrine; conversion to the Jain faith. Note: pratibodha is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Pratibodha (प्रतिबोध).—

1) Waking, awaking, being awakened; तदपोहितुमर्हसि प्रिये प्रतिबोधेन विषादमाशु मे (tadapohitumarhasi priye pratibodhena viṣādamāśu me) R.8.54; अप्रतिबोध- शायिनी (apratibodha- śāyinī) 58 'sleeping not to wake again'; Kirātārjunīya 6.12; 12.48.

2) Perception, knowledge.

3) Instruction.

4) Reason, reasoning faculty; किमुत याः प्रतिबोधवत्यः (kimuta yāḥ pratibodhavatyaḥ) Ś.5.22.

5) Recollection; संमोहः खलु विस्मयनीयो न प्रतिबोधः (saṃmohaḥ khalu vismayanīyo na pratibodhaḥ) Ś.6.

Derivable forms: pratibodhaḥ (प्रतिबोधः).

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

Pratibodha (प्रतिबोध).—m.

(-dhaḥ) 1. Waking, awaking. 2. Instructing. E. prati before, budh to know, ghañ aff.; also with lyuṭ pratibodhana .

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

Pratibodha (प्रतिबोध).—i. e. prati-budh + a, m. 1. Waking, awaking. 2. Instructing, admonishing, [Lassen, Anthologia Sanskritica.] 38, 13. 3. Knowledge, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 2, 7, 47.

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

Pratibodha (प्रतिबोध).—[masculine] awaking, [adjective] dhin; knowledge, p. vant.

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

1) Pratibodha (प्रतिबोध):—[=prati-bodha] [from prati-budh] m. (cf. pratī-b) awaking, waking, [Raghuvaṃśa; Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] perception, knowledge, [Kena-upaniṣad; Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

3) [v.s. ...] instruction, admonition, [Śukasaptati]

4) [v.s. ...] Name of a man [gana] bidādi

5) Pratībodha (प्रतीबोध):—[=pratī-bodha] [from pratī] m. (cf. under prati-√budh) vigilance, [Atharva-veda]

6) Prātibodha (प्रातिबोध):—[=prāti-bodha] [from prāti] m. [patronymic] [from] prati-b [gana] bidādi

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

Pratibodha (प्रतिबोध):—[prati-bodha] (dhaḥ) 1. m. Awaking; teaching.

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

Pratibodha (प्रतिबोध) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Paḍiboha.

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Hindi dictionary

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Pratibodha (प्रतिबोध) [Also spelled pratibodh]:—(nm) awakening; rousing; also ~[bodhaka]; hence ~[bodhana] (nm).

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