Sampratyaya, Saṃpratyaya: 7 definitions


Sampratyaya 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.

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

[«previous next»] — Sampratyaya in Vyakarana glossary
Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Saṃpratyaya (संप्रत्यय).—The same as संप्रतिपत्ति (saṃpratipatti) which see above; cf. इंतंरंथा ह्यसंप्रत्यये यथा लोके (iṃtaṃraṃthā hyasaṃpratyaye yathā loke) M. Bh. on P. I. 1.1 Vart. 2; cf.also येनोच्चारितेन सास्नालाङ्गूलककुद-खुरविषाणिनां संप्रत्ययो भवति स शब्दः (yenoccāritena sāsnālāṅgūlakakuda-khuraviṣāṇināṃ saṃpratyayo bhavati sa śabdaḥ) M. Bh. on Ahnika 1.

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Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Sampratyaya in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Saṃpratyaya (संप्रत्यय).—

1) Firm conviction.

2) Agreement; त्रयाणामेकवाक्ये संप्रत्ययः (trayāṇāmekavākye saṃpratyayaḥ) Kau. A.1.12; एतस्मिन्नेव काले तु यथासंप्रत्ययं कविः (etasminneva kāle tu yathāsaṃpratyayaṃ kaviḥ) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 1.149.1.

3) Notion, idea.

Derivable forms: saṃpratyayaḥ (संप्रत्ययः).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Sampratyaya (सम्प्रत्यय).—m.

(-yaḥ) 1. Agreement. 2. Firm conviction.

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

Saṃpratyaya (संप्रत्यय).—[masculine] agreement, appointment; conviction, belief, confidence in (—°); notion, idea.

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

1) Sampratyaya (सम्प्रत्यय):—[=sam-pratyaya] [from sam-pratī] a m. assent, agreement (See yathā-s)

2) [v.s. ...] firm conviction, perfect trust or faith or belief, [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.

3) [v.s. ...] right conception, [Patañjali; Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra [Scholiast or Commentator]]

4) [v.s. ...] notion, idea, [Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā]

5) [=sam-pratyaya] b See sam-prati.

[Sanskrit to German]

Sampratyaya 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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Sampratyaya in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Saṃpratyaya (ಸಂಪ್ರತ್ಯಯ):—

1) [noun] a firm belief; unwavering trust.

2) [noun] a binding and solemn agreement to do or keep from doing a specified thing; compact; a covenant.

3) [noun] right conception.

4) [noun] a thinking or calculating based on available data.

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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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