Rupasa, Rūpasa: 3 definitions
Rupasa 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.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)
Rūpasa (रूपस).—A southern tribe.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 114. 49; Vāyu-purāṇa 45. 129.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
Languages of India and abroad
rūpasa (रूपस).—a (Poetry. rūpa) Well-shaped, handsome, comely.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
rūpasa (रूपस).—a (In poetry.) Well-shaped, handsome.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Rupasadharana, Rupasamapatti, Rupasampad, Rupasampanna, Rupasampatti, Rupasamriddha, Rupasamriddhi, Rupasamussaya, Rupasanatana, Rupasanna, Rupasannin, Rupasantati, Rupasari, Rupasaubhagyavant, Rupasaubhagyavat, Rupashalin, Rupashalini, Rupasharman, Rupashas.
Ends with: Anurupasha.
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