Saparya, Saparyā: 9 definitions


Saparya 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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Saparyā (सपर्या).—

1) Worship, honouring; सोऽहं सपर्याविधिभाजनेन (so'haṃ saparyāvidhibhājanena) R.5.22;2.22;11.35;13.46; Śiśupālavadha 1.14; Kumārasambhava 5.31.

2) Service, attendance; प्रतिविहितसपर्यासुस्थयोस्तान्यहानि (prativihitasaparyāsusthayostānyahāni) (smarasi) Uttararāmacarita 1.26.

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

Saparyā (सपर्या) or Saparyyā.—f.

(-ryā) Worship, reverence. E. sapara Kandwadi root, said to imply worship, yak and ṭāp affs.

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

Saparya (सपर्य).—a [denominative.] derived from a lost noun sapas = in the form *sapan (with r for n), with ya, [Parasmaipada.] To worship (ved.).

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Saparyā (सपर्या).—i. e. saparya + a, f. Worship, [Uttara Rāmacarita, 2. ed. Calc., 1862.] 16, 13.

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

Saparyā (सपर्या).—[feminine] worship, homage.

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

1) Saparya (सपर्य):—[from sap] 1. saparya [Nominal verb] [Parasmaipada] yati ([probably] [from] a lost noun sapar), to serve attentively, honour, worship, adore, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda];

—to offer or dedicate reverentially, [Ṛg-veda x, 37, 1];

—to accept kindly, [Kauśika-sūtra]

2) [v.s. ...] 2. saparya mfn. (of doubtful meaning), [Ṛg-veda x, 106, 5]

3) Saparyā (सपर्या):—[from saparya > sap] a f. See next.

4) [v.s. ...] b f. (also [plural]) worship, homage, adoration ([accusative] with √kṛ or √, vior prati-vi-√dhā, and [Causal] of √rac or ni-√vṛt, ‘to perform worship, do homage’; with √labh or prati-√grah, ‘to receive w° or h°’; [instrumental case] with √pūj, abhi-√gā, upa-√ās, praty-ud-√i, ‘to worship, adore, approach reverentially’), [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature etc.]

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

Saparyā (सपर्या):—(ryyā) 1. f. Worship, reverence.

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

Saparyā (सपर्या) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Sapajjā.

[Sanskrit to German]

Saparya in German

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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Saparya (ಸಪರ್ಯ):—[noun] work done for one’s master or religious service performed for a deity or religious person.

context information

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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