Rasabhasa, Rasābhāsa, Rasa-abhasa: 9 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Rasabhasa means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Rasabhash.

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Rasabhasa in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

rasābhāsa (रसाभास).—m (S) Pseudo sentiment or passion; spurious or false taste: also any low, vulgar, jejune, or puerile poetical description or dramatic representation involving pseudo sentiment or spurious taste: also affectation or counterfeit manifestation of any of the eight passions comprehended under sthāyībhāva; or the spurious poetical or dramatical exhibition of such. 2 S Concealment or disguise of the real sentiment under some false exhibition.

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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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Rasabhasa in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Rasābhāsa (रसाभास).—

1) the semblance or mere appearance of a sentiment; अनौचित्यप्रवृत्तत्वे आभासो रसभावयोः (anaucityapravṛttatve ābhāso rasabhāvayoḥ) S. D.

2) an improper manifestation of a sentiment.

Derivable forms: rasābhāsaḥ (रसाभासः).

Rasābhāsa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms rasa and ābhāsa (आभास).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Rasābhāsa (रसाभास).—m.

(-saḥ) Concealment of sentiment, attributing evident emotions to some cause different from the real one. E. rasa sentiment, ābhāsa unreal exposition or display.

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

Rasābhāsa (रसाभास).—m. the semblance of sentiment, as e. g., a sentiment attributed to an irrational animal.

Rasābhāsa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms rasa and ābhāsa (आभास).

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

Rasābhāsa (रसाभास):—[from rasa > ras] m. the mere semblance or false attribution or improper manifestation of a sentiment, [Sāhitya-darpaṇa]

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

Rasābhāsa (रसाभास):—[rasā+bhāsa] (saḥ) 1. m. Concealment of sentiment; false pretence.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

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

Rasābhāsa (रसाभास):—(rasa + ā) m. der blosse Schein einer Gemüthsstimmung, die Uebertragung einer Gemüthsstimmung auf nicht-fühlende Wesen; das Erscheinenlassen einer Gemüthsstimmung an unpassender Stelle [Oxforder Handschriften 211,b, No. 499.] [Sāhityadarpana.7,13]; vgl. [247. fg.]

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

Rasābhāsa (रसाभास):—m. der blosse Schein einer Gemüthsstimmung , die Uebertragung einer Gemüthsstimmung auf nicht-fühlende Wesen , das Erscheinenlassen einer Gemüthsstimmung an unpassender Stelle.

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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»] — Rasabhasa in Hindi glossary
Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Rasābhāsa (रसाभास) [Also spelled rasabhash]:—(nm) a mere semblance of [rasa].

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