Sup, aka: Shup, Śup; 2 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Śup can be transliterated into English as Sup or Shup, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[Sup in Sanskrit glossaries]

Śup (शुप्).—A technical term used by Pāṇini for उ (u) the sign of the eighth class of roots.

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Sup (सुप्).—

1) A technical term used by Pāṇini for the termination of the Locative plural.

2) A name for any one of the several case-endings or terminations.

(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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