Sampresh, Saṃpreṣ: 5 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Saṃpreṣ can be transliterated into English as Sampres or Sampresh, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Saṃpreṣ (संप्रेष्).—-Caus.

1) To send, despatch, dismiss.

2) To send a message to; ततः संप्रेषयामासुर्यादवं नागसाह्नयम् (tataḥ saṃpreṣayāmāsuryādavaṃ nāgasāhnayam) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 9.62.43.

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

Saṃpreṣ (संप्रेष्).—summon, invite; send forth, dismiss.

Saṃpreṣ is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms saṃpra and iṣ (इष्).

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

Sampreṣ (सम्प्रेष्):—[=sam-preṣ] (-pra- 1 √iṣ) [Parasmaipada] -preṣyati, to send forth, throw, fling, cast, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary];

— (in Vedic ritual) to summon, invite (cf. 2. preṣ), [Brāhmaṇa; ???] :

—[Causal] -preṣayati, to send forth together, send away, despatch, send, dismiss, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa] etc.;

—to send a message to ([genitive case]), [Mahābhārata];

—to direct (the thoughts) towards ([locative case]), [Lalita-vistara]

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

Saṃpreṣ (संप्रेष्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Saṃpesa.

context information

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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Nepali dictionary

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Source: unoes: Nepali-English Dictionary

Sampresh is another spelling for सम्प्रेष [sampreṣa].—n. 1. sending; dismissing; 2. direction; command; order;

context information

Nepali is the primary language of the Nepalese people counting almost 20 million native speakers. The country of Nepal is situated in the Himalaya mountain range to the north of India.

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