Sapta, aka: Shapta, Śapta; 4 Definition(s)
Sapta 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.
The Sanskrit term Śapta can be transliterated into English as Sapta or Shapta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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sapta (सप्त).—a (S) Seven.Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
sapta (सप्त).—a Seven.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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.
Śapta (शप्त).—p. p.
1) Cursed; निशम्य शप्तमतदर्हं नरेन्द्रम् (niśamya śaptamatadarhaṃ narendram) Bhāg.1. 18.41.
3) Reviled, abused; (see śap).Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
(-ptaḥ-ptā-ptaṃ) 1. Cursed. 2. Sworn. 3. Abused. m.
(-ptaḥ) A sort of grass, (Saccharum cylindricum.) E. śap to curse, aff. kta .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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The Markandeya Purana (by Frederick Eden Pargiter)
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (by Śrīla Sanātana Gosvāmī)
Verse 2.3.23 < [Chapter 3 - Bhajana: Worship]
Verse 1.2.96 < [Chapter 2 - Divya: In Heaven]
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Sri Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
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Brahma Sutras (Shankara Bhashya) (by Swami Vireshwarananda)