Sagraha: 4 definitions


Sagraha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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

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

Sagraha (सग्रह).—[adjective] containing crocodiles (river); having (i.e. seized by) the demon Graha, eclipsed (moon); along with a ladleful or cupful ([ritual or religion]).

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

1) Sagraha (सग्रह):—[=sa-graha] [from sa > sa-gajāroha] mfn. filled with crocodiles (as a river), [Rāmāyaṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] taken up by means of ladles or other vessels (See graha), [Āpastamba-śrauta-sūtra]

3) [v.s. ...] seized by the demon Rāhu, eclipsed (as the moon), [Rāmāyaṇa]

4) Sāgraha (साग्रह):—mfn. with pertinacity, insisting on anything, persistent (am ind.), [Daśakumāra-carita; Hemacandra’s Pariśiṣṭaparvan]

[Sanskrit to German]

Sagraha 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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Nepali dictionary

Source: unoes: Nepali-English Dictionary

Sāgraha (साग्रह):—adv. earnestly; with a humble request;

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Nepali is the primary language of the Nepalese people counting almost 20 million native speakers. The country of Nepal is situated in the Himalaya mountain range to the north of India.

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