Shipa, Śipā, Sīpa: 7 definitions
Shipa means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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 Śipā can be transliterated into English as Sipa or Shipa, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Alternative spellings of this word include Seep.
Languages of India and abroad
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
śipā (शिपा).—m A coarse oil obtained from large fishes. See tēlaśipā.
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śīpa (शीप).—f (Commonly śimpa) A half of a bivalvons shell &c.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
śīpa (शीप).—f A half of a bivalvous shell, &c.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Sīpa (सीप).—A sacrificial vessel in the shape of a boat.
Derivable forms: sīpaḥ (सीपः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-paḥ) A sacrificial vessel in the shape of a boat.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sīpa (सीप):—m. a vessel (for making libations), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Sīpa (सीप):—m. ein best. Opfergefäss [VICĀRANIRṆAYA im Śabdakalpadruma]
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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Sīpa (सीप) [Also spelled seep]:—(nf) oyster shell, mother pearl.
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Starts with: Shipai, Shipaibana, Shipaigiri, Shipaiki, Shipaipyada, Shipaka, Shipala, Shipali, Shipalila, Shipalya, Shipara, Shiparashi, Shipataka, Shipatanem, Shipatara, Shipati, Shipavishta, Shipavitnuka, Shipayada, Sipada.
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