Prayukti: 12 definitions
Prayukti 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 dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
prayukti (प्रयुक्ति).—f S Consequence, result, main object or end.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
prayukti (प्रयुक्ति).—f Consequence, main object, end.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Use, employment, application.
2) Incitement, instigation.
3) Motive, main object or end, occasion.
4) Consequence, result.
5) Activity, effort, exertion.
Derivable forms: prayuktiḥ (प्रयुक्तिः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-ktiḥ) 1. Occasion, cause, main object or end. 2. Use, employment. 3. Instigation. E. pra before, yuj to join and ktin aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Prayukti (प्रयुक्ति).—i. e. pra-yuj + ti, f. Object, [Uttara Rāmacarita, 2. ed. Calc., 1862.] 124, 1.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Prayukti (प्रयुक्ति).—[feminine] impulse.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Prayukti (प्रयुक्ति):—[=pra-yukti] [from pra-yukta > pra-yuj] f. (pra-) impulse, motive, [Ṛg-veda]
2) [v.s. ...] setting in motion, employment, [Taittirīya-brāhmaṇa; Śaṃkarācārya; Rājataraṅgiṇī]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Prayukti (प्रयुक्ति):—[pra-yukti] (ktiḥ) 2. f. Occasion, object.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
Prayukti (प्रयुक्ति) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Pautti.
[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
1) [noun] = ಪ್ರಯುಕ್ತ [prayukta]2 - 2.
2) [noun] the act of using or the state of being used; an instance of using or being used.
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: Prayuktika.
Ends with: Yuktiprayukti.
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