Ulupa, Ulūpa: 8 definitions


Ulupa 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.

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

Ulūpa (उलूप).—Trayārṣeyas.*

  • * Matsya-purāṇa 198. 5.
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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ulupa (उलुप).—= उलप (ulapa) q. v.

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Ulūpa (उलूप).—See उलप, उलुपिन् (ulapa, ulupin).

See also (synonyms): ulūpin.

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

Ulupa (उलुप).—mn.

(-paḥ-paṃ) A spreading creeper. m.

(-paḥ) A reed, (Saccharum cylindricum.) E. bal to be strong, upac affix; also ulapa and ulūpa.

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Ulūpa (उलूप).—m.

(-paḥ) A spreading creeper. n.

(-paṃ) A sort of grass. f. (-pī) A nymph of Patala married to Arjuna. E. See ulupa.

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

Ulūpa (उलूप).—[masculine] a sort of plant; [feminine] ī [Name] of the wife of Arjuna, [originally] a serpent-maid.

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

1) Ulupa (उलुप):—[from ulapa] mn. a kind of grass = ulapa, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) Ulūpa (उलूप):—m. a species of plant (cf. ulapa)

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

1) Ulupa (उलुप):—(paḥ) 1. m. A spreading creeper. n. Sort of grass. f. pī A certain nymph married to Arjuna.

2) Ulūpa (उलूप):—[ulū-pa] (paḥ) Vide ulupa.

[Sanskrit to German]

Ulupa 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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