Stubh, Shtubh: 7 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Stubh (स्तुभ्).—I. 1 P (stobhati)

1) To praise.

2) To celebrate, extol, worship. -II. 1. Ā (stobhate)

1) To stop, suppress.

2) To paralyse, benumb, stupefy.

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

Ṣṭubh (ष्टुभ्).—[(u)ṣṭubhu] r. 1st cl. (stobhate) 1. To stop, to hinder. 2. To be stupid or dull. (stobhati) 1. To praise. 2. To celebrate; also stubh .

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

Stubh (स्तुभ्).—1. (i. e. stu-bhā), i. 1, [Parasmaipada.] To praise. 2. † i. 1, [Ātmanepada.] To stupify, to be stupified; cf. stumbh. [Causal.] ved. To praise, Chr. 294, 6 = [Rigveda.] i. 88, 6.

— With prati prati, ṣṭubh, ved. To praise, ib.

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

Stubh (स्तुभ्).—1. stobhati (te) utter a sound, shout, exult, warble, etc.

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Stubh (स्तुभ्).—2. [feminine] shout, exultation.

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

1) Stubh (स्तुभ्):—1. stubh (connected with √1. stu and stumbh) [class] 1. [Parasmaipada] ([Naighaṇṭuka, commented on by Yāska iii, 14]) stobhati (only in [present tense] base; 3. sg. stobdhi, [Jaiminīya-brāhmaṇa]; p. [Ātmanepada] -stubhāna, [Ṛg-veda]; [grammar] also [perfect tense] tuṣṭubhe; [future] stobhitā etc.),

—to utter a joyful sound, hum, make a succession of exclamations, shout ([especially] applied to the chanted interjections in a Sāman), [Ṛg-veda; Brāhmaṇa; Lāṭyāyana];

— [class] 1. [Ātmanepada] stobhate, to pause, stop, cause to stop, paralyze etc. (stambhe), [Dhātupāṭha x, 34] :—[Causal] stobhayati ([Aorist] atuṣṭubhat), to praise in successive exclamations, celebrate, [Ṛg-veda]

2) cf. [English] stop.

3) 2. stubh mfn. (ifc.) uttering joyful sounds, praising (cf. anu-, tri-ṣṭubh, vṛṣa-stubh etc.; [according to] to some stubh in the first two [compound] means ‘stopping, pausing’, the metre requiring regular stoppages or pauses; but see, anu-ṣṭubh)

4) f. joyful exclamation or cry, praise, [Ṛg-veda]

5) m. a praiser, [Naighaṇṭuka, commented on by Yāska iii, 16.]

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

Ṣṭubh (ष्टुभ्):—(u, ṅa) stobhati 1. a. To stop, hinder; to be stupid.

[Sanskrit to German]

Stubh 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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