Sangraha, Saṅgraha, Samgraha: 6 definitions

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Sangraha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Sangraha in Purana glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

Saṅgraha (सङ्ग्रह).—A muhurta of the night.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 3. 43: Vāyu-purāṇa 66. 44.
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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

saṅgraha (संग्रह).—m (S) Collecting, gathering, accumulating: also a collection, accumulation, assemblage, aggregation, heap. 2 A compilation. 3 S Seizing or taking. saṅgrahīṃ asaṇēṃ g. of o. To be in the hoard or in the possession of.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

saṅgraha (संग्रह).—m Collecting, accumulating. A col- lection, heap. A compilation. Inclu- sion, admission, as of the depressed classes into the Hindu society. saṅgrahīṃ asaṇēṃ To be in the possession of.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Saṅgraha (सङ्ग्रह).—m.

(-haḥ) 1. A compilation and abridgment. 2. A catalogue. a list or summary. 3. Quantity, collection. 4. Restraining, confining. 5. Taking, seizing. 6. Propitiating, pleasing, attaching. 7. Protecting, guarding. 8. A place where anything is kept. 9. Assent, promise. 10. Elevation, loftiness. 11. Velocity. 12. Clenching the fist. 13. Effort, exertion. 14. Reception, admission. 15. Conjunction, conglomeration. 16. Agglomeration. 17. Sum, amount. 18. Mention. 19. Accumulation, hoarding up. 20. An epithet of Siva. E. sam before grah to take, aff. ap .

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Saṅgrāha (सङ्ग्राह).—m.

(-haḥ) 1. Laying hold of forcibly, seizing, griping. 2. The fist. 3. Clenching the fist. 4. The gripe of a shield. E. sam before grah to seize, aff. ghañ .

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

1) Saṅgraha (सङ्ग्रह):—[sa-ṅgraha] (haḥ) 1. m. Seizure, confining; energetic effort, velocity; clenching the fist; collection, place of storing; loftiness; protecting; pleasing; compilation; catalogue, abridgment.

2) Saṅgrāha (सङ्ग्राह):—[sa-ṅgrāha] (haḥ) 1. m. Seizing; the gripe of a shield; clenching the fist; the fist.

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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

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Saṃgraha (ಸಂಗ್ರಹ):—

1) [noun] a seizing, grasping; a holding together.

2) [noun] the act or fact of controlling; control.

3) [noun] a hand with the fingers closed tightly into the palm, as for hitting; a clenched hand; the fist.

4) [noun] acceptance; agreement; consent.

5) [noun] a protecting, tending, taking care of; protection.

6) [noun] the act of gathering, accumulating; accumulation.

7) [noun] things so collected; a collection.

8) [noun] a heap of things.

9) [noun] an association of people.

10) [noun] the welfare of the society.

11) [noun] the act of summerising, epitomising.

12) [noun] a summary; an epitome; an abbreviated form.

13) [noun] a series of names, words, numbers, etc. set forth in order; a list.

14) [noun] a store room or store-house.

15) [noun] the pouch of skin holding the testicles in male human beings; the scrotum.

16) [noun] the art of assessing or diagnosing the effect of a snake’s venom in the human body.

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Saṃgrāha (ಸಂಗ್ರಾಹ):—

1) [noun] the act or fact of controlling; control.

2) [noun] a hand with the fingers closed tightly into the palm, as for hitting; a clenched hand; the fist.

3) [noun] the handle of a shield.

4) [noun] the pouch of skin that contains the testes; the scrotum.

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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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