Ucchrapayati, Ucchrāpayati: 1 definition


Ucchrapayati 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Uchchhrapayati.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Ucchrapayati in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Ucchrāpayati (उच्छ्रापयति).—(= Pali ussāpeti; VS 23.26 ucchrā-paya, isolated; caus. to ud plus śri; see also ucchrāyayati, ucchrepayati), raises, sets up: Lalitavistara 193.6 (verse) prākāra ucchrāpitā(ḥ); Mahāvastu i.176.6 (verse) ucchrāpita-dharma- dhvajā; ii.112.18 patākān ucchrāpayanti; 343.22 (verse) (dhvajāna koṭīnayutāsahasrā) ucchrāpayetsu (aor.); Avadāna-śataka i.384.10 patākāḥ…ucchrāpitā(ḥ).

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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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