Samopaya, Sāmōpāya, Sāmopāya, Saman-upaya: 5 definitions


Samopaya 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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

sāmōpāya (सामोपाय).—m Any mild, conciliating measure.

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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

Sāmopāya (सामोपाय).—mild or conciliatory means, gentle or pacific measures.

Derivable forms: sāmopāyaḥ (सामोपायः).

Sāmopāya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sāman and upāya (उपाय). See also (synonyms): sāmopacāra.

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

Sāmopāya (सामोपाय):—[from sāma > sāman] m. a mild remedy, moderate measure, gentle means, [ib.]

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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

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Sāmopāya (सामोपाय):—(nm) see [sāmopacāra].

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Sāmōpāya (ಸಾಮೋಪಾಯ):—[noun] compromise, reconciliation, as one of the four expedients in political governance.

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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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