Pratigrahin, Pratigrāhin: 7 definitions


Pratigrahin 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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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pratigrahin (प्रतिग्रहिन्).—m. A receiver.

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Pratigrāhin (प्रतिग्राहिन्).—a. One who receives or accepts gifts.

See also (synonyms): pratigrāhaka.

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

Pratigrahin (प्रतिग्रहिन्).—[prati-grah + in], m. A receiver, Mahābhārata 12, 1333.

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Pratigrāhin (प्रतिग्राहिन्).—i. e. prati grah + in, adj. Receiving presents, in a-, Mahābhārata 4, 544; not receiving presents.

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

Pratigrāhin (प्रतिग्राहिन्).—[adjective] receiving, accepting.

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

1) Pratigrahin (प्रतिग्रहिन्):—[=prati-grahin] [from prati-grah] mfn. one who receives, a receiver (opp. to dātṛ), [Mahābhārata]

2) Pratigrāhin (प्रतिग्राहिन्):—[=prati-grāhin] [from prati-grah] mfn. idem, [Taittirīya-saṃhitā]

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

Pratigrahin (प्रतिग्रहिन्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Paḍiggahia.

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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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