Samprapana, Saṃprāpaṇa: 2 definitions


Samprapana 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: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Saṃprāpaṇa (संप्रापण).—(nt.) and °ṇa-tā (see prec.; contrary to [Pali Text Society’s Pali-English Dictionary], Pali saṃpāpana is caus. in Miln. 355.1 and 356.3), the causing to reach or attain: (-para-)sattva-°ṇa- kauśalyatvād Lalitavistara 432.13 (prose); ekarutāt sarvaruta-°na- svara(ḥ) ([bahuvrīhi]; Lefm. °na- with all mss. for °ṇa) 435.17; °ṇa- Mahāvyutpatti 785; -sarvajagat-°ṇatayā Gaṇḍavyūha 431.1, cited Śikṣāsamuccaya 123.8, by causing all the world to attain…; -ratnadvīpa- °ṇatāyai Gaṇḍavyūha 143.23, and °ṇatayā 463.19.

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

Saṃprāpaṇa (संप्रापण) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Saṃpāvaṇa.

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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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