Ras, aka: Rās, Rash; 3 Definition(s)
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Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)
Ras (रस्).—Personal ending of the third pers. (प्रथमपुरुष (prathamapuruṣa)) substituted for the affix झि (jhi) in the first future (लुट् (luṭ)): cf. लुटः प्रथमस्य डारौरसः (luṭaḥ prathamasya ḍāraurasaḥ) II.4.85.Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar
Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.
Languages of India and abroad
Ras (रस्).—I. 1 P. (rasati, rasita)
1) To roar, yell, cry out, scream; करिव वन्यः परुषं ररास (kariva vanyaḥ paruṣaṃ rarāsa) R.16.78; Śi.3.41.
2) To sound, make a noise, tinkle, jingle &c.; राजन्योपनिमन्त्रणाय रसति स्फीतं यशोदुन्दुभिः (rājanyopanimantraṇāya rasati sphītaṃ yaśodundubhiḥ) Ve.1.25; रसतां निर्भरं नूपुराणाम् (rasatāṃ nirbharaṃ nūpurāṇām) Ratn.1.19; रसतु रसनापि तव घनजघनमण्डले (rasatu rasanāpi tava ghanajaghanamaṇḍale) Gīt.1.
3) To resound, reverberate.
4) To sing.
5) Ved. To praise. -II. 1 U. (rasayati-te, rasita)
1) To taste, relish; रसती रसना रसान् (rasatī rasanā rasān) Mb.12.285.19; मृद्वीका रसिता (mṛdvīkā rasitā) Bv.4.13; Śi. 1.27; Mv.7.3.
2) To feel, perceive.
3) To love.
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Rās (रास्).—1 Ā. (rāsate) To cry, scream, yell, sound, howl.Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Ras (रस्).—r. 1st cl. (rasati) 1. To sound. 2. To roar, to cry. r. 10th cl. (rasayati te) 1. To taste, to relish. 2. To love, to regard.
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Rāś (राश्).—[(ṛ)rāśṛ] r. 1st and 4th cl. (rāśate rāśyate) To sound.
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Rās (रास्).—[(ṛ)rāsṛ] r. 1st cl. (rāsate) To sound, to cry.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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Search found 57 books and stories containing Ras, Rās, Rash, Rāś; (plurals include: Rases, Rāses, Rashs, Rāśs). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Part 29: Jarasāndha’s hostility < [Chapter II - Marriages of Vasudeva with maidens]
Part 18: The attack on Caṇḍavega < [Chapter I - Śreyāṃsanāthacaritra]
Part 2: Break between Rāvaṇa and Bibhīṣaṇa < [Chapter VII - The killing of Rāvaṇa]
Chaitanya's Life and Teachings (by Krishna-das Kaviraj)
Rasa Jala Nidhi, vol 1: Initiation, Mercury and Laboratory (by Bhudeb Mookerjee)
Part 3 - Etymologial significance of the different names of Mercury < [Chapter III - Parada (Mercury)]
The gods of northern Buddhism (by Alice Getty)
Part III - The Expansion Of Buddhism < [Introduction]
Sushruta Samhita, Volume 6: Uttara-tantra (by Kaviraj Kunja Lal Bhishagratna)
Chapter LXIII - Different Combinations of six different Rasas < [Canto V - Tantra-bhusana-adhyaya (embellishing chapters)]
Kathasaritsagara (the Ocean of Story) (by Somadeva)