Pratipashva, Pratīpāśva: 4 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Pratipashva 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.

The Sanskrit term Pratīpāśva can be transliterated into English as Pratipasva or Pratipashva, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Pratipashva in Purana glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

Pratīpāśva (प्रतीपाश्व).—A son of Dhruvāśva.*

  • * Matsya-purāṇa 271. 7.
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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Pratipashva in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Pratīpāśva (प्रतीपाश्व):—[from pratīpa] m. Name of a Prince, [Viṣṇu-purāṇa] ([varia lectio] pratīkāśva).

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

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

Pratīpāśva (प्रतीपाश्व):—(pra + aśva) m. Nomen proprium eines Fürsten [Viṣṇupurāṇa 463,] [Nalopākhyāna 11.] Nebenformen: pratīkāśva, supratītha .

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

Pratīpāśva (प्रतीपाश्व):—m. Nomen proprium eines Fürsten.

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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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