Rupana, Rupaṇa, Rūpaṇa: 8 definitions


Rupana 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 dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

rupaṇa (रुपण).—n (Commonly rutaṇa) A soft place admitting the sinking or entrance of a body; a yielding spot (in the ground, flesh, or a substance generally).

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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

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Rūpaṇa (रूपण).—[rūp-lyuṭ]

1) Metaphorical of figurative description.

2) Investigation, examination.

Derivable forms: rūpaṇam (रूपणम्).

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

Rūpaṇa (रूपण).—n.

(-ṇaṃ) 1. Metaphorical description. 2. Investigation, proof.

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

Rūpaṇa (रूपण).—[neuter] metaphorical description; investigation, examination.

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

1) Rūpaṇa (रूपण):—[from rūp] n. figurative illustration, metaphorical description, [Kāvyādarśa; Sāhitya-darpaṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] examination, investigation, proof, [Sāhitya-darpaṇa]

[Sanskrit to German]

Rupana 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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Rūpaṇa (ರೂಪಣ):—

1) [noun] the act or process of giving a definite shape, form to, by cutting or molding; to shape.

2) [noun] to direct or conduct the life of, the course of events etc.; to shape.

3) [noun] the act of communicating through spoken words.

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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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