Saputra: 5 definitions


Saputra 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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

saputra (सपुत्र).—m (S) A dutiful and affectionate son. 2 A son by a woman of any of the three first classes, in exclusion of a son by a Shulra female.

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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: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Saputra (सपुत्र).—adj. together with (his) son, [Rājataraṅgiṇī] 5, 42. Satpº, i. e.

Saputra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sa and putra (पुत्र).

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

Saputra (सपुत्र).—[adjective] having a son or along with the son (also ka).

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

1) Saputra (सपुत्र):—[=sa-putra] [from sa > sa-pakṣa] mf(ā)n. having (or accompanied by) a son or children (also said of animals), [???; Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] adorned with child-like figures, [Harivaṃśa]

[Sanskrit to German]

Saputra 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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