Samprap, Saṃprāp: 4 definitions


Samprap 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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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Saṃprāp (संप्राप्).—5 P.

1) To reach, arrive at.

2) To gain, obtain.

3) To meet with, encounter, come up on, fall in with; as in संप्राप्नुवन्त्यापदम् (saṃprāpnuvantyāpadam).

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

Saṃprāp (संप्राप्).—reach, arrive at, come upon, obtain, win, catch.

Saṃprāp is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms saṃpra and āp (आप्).

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

Samprāp (सम्प्राप्):—[=sam-prāp] [from sam-prānta] (-pra-√āp) [Parasmaipada] -prāpnoti, to reach or attain fully to, arrive at, effect, accomplish, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa] etc. etc.;

—to get, obtain, acquire, partake of, incur, undergo, [Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata] etc.;

—to obtain as a wife or in matrimony, [Kathāsaritsāgara] :—[Causal] -prāpayati ([Aorist] -prāpipan), to cause to get or obtain, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa] :—[Desiderative] See sam-prepsu below.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Saṃprāp (संप्राप्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Saṃpāūṇa, Saṃpāva.

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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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