Spash, Spaś: 6 definitions


Spash 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.

The Sanskrit term Spaś can be transliterated into English as Spas or Spash, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Spaś (स्पश्).—1 U. (spaśati-te)

1) To obstruct.

2) To undertake, perform.

3) To string together.

4) To touch.

5) To see, behold, perceive clearly, spy out, espy.

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

Spaś (स्पश्).—r. 1st cl. (spaśati-te) 1. To obstruct, to oppose. 2. To string together. 3. To touch. 4. To make evident or clear. 5. To inform. 6. To perform. 7. To see, to perceive clearly, to spy. r. 10th cl. (spāśayati-te) 1. To take. 2. To unite, to connect, to join.

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

Spaś (स्पश्).—† paś PaŚ, † paṣ PaṢ, † pas Pas, i. 1, [Parasmaipada.] [Ātmanepada.] 1. † To obstruct. 2. To string together. 3. To begin.

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Spaś (स्पश्).—see sparś.

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

Spaś (स्पश्).—1. (paś), [participle] spaṣṭa (q.v.) see, behold, look at. [Causative] spāśayati mark, notice, show. — Cf. anuspaṣṭa, vispaṣṭa.

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Spaś (स्पश्).—2. [masculine] ([nominative] spaṭ) spy, guardian.

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

1) Spaś (स्पश्):—1. spaś (cf. √1. paś; only occurring in [perfect tense] paspaśe, p. paspaśāna; [Aorist] aspaṣṭa),

—to see, behold, perceive, espy, [Ṛg-veda] :

—[Causal] spāśayati ([Āpastamba-śrauta-sūtra]) and spāśayate ([Ṛg-veda]), to make clear, show;

—to perceive, observe.

2) cf. [Greek] σκέπ-τομαι, σκοπ-ή; [Latin] spicio; [German] spëhôn, spähen; [English] spy.

3) 2. spaś m. one who looks or beholds, a watcher, spy, messenger ([especially] applied to the messengers of Varuṇa), [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā]

4) cf. [Latin] spex in auspex; [Greek] σκώψ.

5) 3. spaś (cf. √3. paś) [class] 1. [Ātmanepada] [Parasmaipada] spaśati, te (p. paspāśa, paspaśe; [future] spaśitā etc.),

—to bind, fetter, stop, hinder, [Dhātupāṭha xxi, 22] :—[Causal] spāśayati ([Aorist] apaspaśat) [grammar]:—[Desiderative] pispaśiṣati, te, [ib.] :—[Intensive] pāspaśyate, pāspaṣṭi, [ib.]

6) 4. spaś ([varia lectio] sparś; connected with √1. spṛś) [class] 10. [Parasmaipada] spāśayati, to take or take hold of [Dhātupāṭha xxxiii, 7];

—to unite, join, embrace, [ib.]

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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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