Tras: 12 definitions


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Biology (plants and animals)

Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)

Tras in Cambodia is the name of a plant defined with Combretum trifoliatum in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Cacoucia trifoliata DC. (among others).

Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):

· Bijdr. Fl. Ned. Ind. (1826)
· Choix de plantes (1808)
· Prodr. (DC.) (1828)

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This sections includes definitions from the five kingdoms of living things: Animals, Plants, Fungi, Protists and Monera. It will include both the official binomial nomenclature (scientific names usually in Latin) as well as regional spellings and variants.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Tras (त्रस्).—I. 1, 4 P. (trasati, trasyati, trasta)

1) To quake, tremble, shake, start with fear.

2) To fear, dread, be afraid of (with abl., sometimes with gen. or instr.); यस्य त्रसन्ति शवसः (yasya trasanti śavasaḥ) Ṛgveda 6.14.4; प्रमदवनात्त्रस्यति (pramadavanāttrasyati) K.255; कपेर- त्रासिषुर्नादात् (kapera- trāsiṣurnādāt) Bhaṭṭikāvya 9.11;5.75;14.48;15.58; Śiśupālavadha 8.24; Kirātārjunīya 8.7.

3) To run away, run from. -Caus. (trāsayati-te) To frighten, terrify. -II. 1 U. (trāsayati-te)

1) To go, move.

2) To hold.

3) To take, seize.

4) To oppose, prevent.

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

Tras (त्रस्).—[(ī) trasī] r. 1st and 4th cls. (trasati trasyati) 1. To fear, to be afraid. 2. To run, to go quickly. (i) trasi r. 1st and 10th cls. (traṃsati traṃsayati-te) 1. To speak. 2. To shine. Also trasa r. 10th cl. (trasayati-te) 1. To hold. 2. To seize or take. 3. To oppose to prevent or forbid. 4. To frighten. bhvā0 divā0 pa0 aka0 seṭ . kṣurā0 ubha0 aka0 seṭ idit .

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

Tras (त्रस्).—i. 1 and 4, [Parasmaipada.] (in epic poetry also [Ātmanepada.], [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 1, 17, 20), To tremble, to be afraid, Mahābhārata 7, 1402; 6, 20. trasta, Trembling, Mahābhārata 3, 1431; fearful, [Rāmāyaṇa] 1, 49, 1; Mahābhārata 4, 841. Comp. A-trasta, adj. intrepid, [Raghuvaṃśa, (ed. Stenzler.)] 1, 21. [Causal.] trāsaya, To frighten, [Rāmāyaṇa] 2, 43, 3; anomalous ptcple. of the pres. [Ātmanepada.] trāsayāna, Mahābhārata 6, 2141. Ptcple. of the fut. pass. trāsanīya, Terrible, [Harivaṃśa, (ed. Calc.)] 2430.

— With the prep. apa apa, To retire in fear, Mahābhārata 12, 2526.

— With ava ava, avatrasta, Frightened, [Harivaṃśa, (ed. Calc.)] 2520.

— With ud ud, uttrasta, Frightened, [Rājataraṅgiṇī] 5, 148. [Causal.] To frighten, Hariv, 3377.

— With pari pari, paritrasta, Trembling, [Harivaṃśa, (ed. Calc.)] 10127; frightened, [Rāmāyaṇa] 3, 54, 7.

— With vi vi, To tremble, to be afraid, Mahābhārata 3, 8663. vi- trasta, Frightened, Mahābhārata 1, 5964. Comp. A-vitrasta, adj. intrepid, Mahābhārata 1, 5496. [Causal.] To frighten, to alarm, Mahābhārata 3, 698; [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 7, 196.

— With sam sam, To be afraid, Mahābhārata 7, 103. saṃtrasta, Frightened, Mahābhārata 6, 2640. Comp. Su-saṃtrasta, adj. very frightened, [Rāmāyaṇa] 3, 55, 29. [Causal.] To frighten, [Pañcatantra] i. [distich] 212.

— With abhisam abhi-sam, abhisaṃtrasta, Frightened, [Rāmāyaṇa] 2, 9, 6 Gorr.

— Cf. trāsa, (for ), (for ), [Gothic.] thlahsjan; [Latin] terrere (for tersere, tresere); cf. tarala, tṛ10, tur, trap; [Latin] tremo, probably tristis, and many other words.

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Tras (त्रस्).—i. 10, [Parasmaipada.] To hold, or to take, or to prevent.

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

Tras (त्रस्).—trasati (trasate) & trasyati (trasyate) [participle] trasta tremble, quake, be afraid of ([ablative], [genetive], or [instrumental]). [Causative] trāsayati (te) shake, agitate, frighten, scare.

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

1) Tras (त्रस्):—1. tras [class] 10. [Parasmaipada] trāsayati ([indeclinable participle] sayitvā) to seize, [Mṛcchakaṭikā iii, 17/18];

—to prevent, [Dhātupāṭha]

2) 2. tras [class] 1. trasati ([Pāṇini 3-1, 70]), [class] 4. trasyati ([Mahābhārata] etc.; [Epic] also [Ātmanepada]; [perfect tense] 3. tatrasur [Bhāgavata-purāṇa vi] or tresur [Devī-māhātmya ix, 21] [Pāṇini 6-4, 124])

2) —to tremble, quiver, be afraid of ([ablative] [genitive case], rarely [instrumental case]), [Ṛg-veda vi, 14, 4] and (p. f. tarasantī), [x, 85, 8; Atharva-veda v, 21, 8; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa] etc.:

2) —[Causal] trāsayati ([Epic] also [Ātmanepada]) to cause to tremble, frighten, scare, [Mahābhārata etc.];

3) cf. Zend √tares; τρέω; [Latin] terreo.

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

Tras (त्रस्):—trasati 1. a. (ya, ī) trasyati 4. a. To fear; to run. (ki, i) traṃsati traṃsayati to speak; to shine. 1. 10. a. (ka) trāsayati To hold; to seize, to forbid; to frighten.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Tras (त्रस्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Ḍara, Tasa, Vajja, Vujja.

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Tras in German

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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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Tras in Hindi refers in English to:—(nf) fear, fright, scare, terror, dread; ~[ka/kara/kari] fearful; frightening, frightful, terrifying..—tras (त्रास) is alternatively transliterated as Trāsa.

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Nepali dictionary

Source: unoes: Nepali-English Dictionary

Traas is another spelling for त्रास [trāsa].—n. 1. fright; terror; horror; fear; alarm; 2. shiver;

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Nepali is the primary language of the Nepalese people counting almost 20 million native speakers. The country of Nepal is situated in the Himalaya mountain range to the north of India.

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