Purobhaga, Purobhāga: 8 definitions


Purobhaga means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Purobhaga in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Purobhāga (पुरोभाग).—mfn.

(-gaḥ-gā-gaṃ) 1. Obtrusive. 2. Fault-finding. m.

(-gaḥ) 1. The. front part. 2. Officiousness. 3. Envy.

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

Purobhāga (पुरोभाग).—I. m. 1. obtrusiveness, [Harivaṃśa, (ed. Calc.)] 7338. 2. envy, [Mālavikāgnimitra, (ed. Tullberg.)] [distich] 19. Ii. adj., f. , obtrusive, [Śākuntala, (ed. Böhtlingk.)] 70, 14.

Purobhāga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms puras and bhāga (भाग).

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

Purobhāga (पुरोभाग).—[masculine] forepart; obtrusiveness, impudence, malevolence, envy.

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

1) Purobhāga (पुरोभाग):—[=puro-bhāga] [from puro > pur] m. the front or forepart (mama purobhāge, before me), [Daśakumāra-carita]

2) [v.s. ...] officiousness, obtrusiveness (gammuc, to quit the field, retire discomfited), [Harivaṃśa; Kādambarī]

3) [v.s. ...] malevolence, envy, [Mālavikāgnimitra]

4) [v.s. ...] mf(ā)n. standing before a person’s eyes, [Rāmāyaṇa]

5) [v.s. ...] obtrusive, meddlesome, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

[Sanskrit to German]

Purobhaga in German

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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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Hindi dictionary

[«previous next»] — Purobhaga in Hindi glossary
Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Purobhāga (पुरोभाग):—(nm) frontage; front.

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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Purobhaga in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Purōbhāga (ಪುರೋಭಾಗ):—

1) [noun] the region that is in front of something.

2) [noun] a division of an army that goes ahead of the rest while marching.

3) [noun] an intrusion into, and meddling of, other’s affairs; impudently and impertinently concerning oneself with or taking part in other’s affairs without being asked or needed; sauciness; officiousness.

4) [noun] jealous resentment against another’s success or advantage; jealousy.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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