Sampratam, Sāmpratam: 5 definitions


Sampratam 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: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Sāmpratam (साम्प्रतम्).—Ind. 1. Now, at this time. 2. Fitly, properly. E. sam and pra before tan to spread, aff. ḍam; the first vowel made long.

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

Sāmpratam (साम्प्रतम्).—i. e. saṃprati + a + m, adv. 1. Now, at this time, [Pañcatantra] 161, 18. 2. Seasonably, fitly, properly.

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

1) Sāmpratam (साम्प्रतम्):—[from sāmprata] ind. fitly, properly, [Mahābhārata]

2) [v.s. ...] presently, now, [ib.]; etc.

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

Sāmpratam (साम्प्रतम्):—adv. Now; fitly.

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

Sāṃpratam (सांप्रतम्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Saṃpadaṃ.

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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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