Suputra: 5 definitions



Suputra 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

suputra (सुपुत्र).—m (S) A good son, a son dutiful and affectionate.

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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: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Suputra (सुपुत्र).—1. [masculine] an excellent son.

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Suputra (सुपुत्र).—2. [adjective] having excellent sons.

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

1) Suputra (सुपुत्र):—[=su-putra] [from su > su-pakva] m. an excellent son, [Kāvya literature]

2) [v.s. ...] mf(ā)n. having exc° or many children, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; Taittirīya-brāhmaṇa] etc.

3) [v.s. ...] n. the fruit of the Flacourtia Cataphracta, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Suputra (सुपुत्र):—[su-putra] (traḥ) 1. m. A good son.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Suputra (सुपुत्र):—1. m. ein guter Sohn [Spr. (II) 1418. 4370. 6428.]

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Suputra (सुपुत्र):—2.

1) adj. (f. ā) treffliche —, viele Kinder habend: Aditi [Ṛgveda 3, 4, 11.] [Taittirīyabrāhmaṇa 3, 7, 5, 10.] [Ṛgveda 10, 85, 25.] [Atharvavedasaṃhitā 14, 2, 43.] [Mahābhārata 3, 1871.] [WEBER, KṚṢṆAJ. 291.] —

2) n. die Frucht der Flacourtia cataphracta, welche zehn Körner enthält, [AUSH. 77.]

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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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