Upakrita, Upakṛta, Upākṛta: 10 definitions


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The Sanskrit terms Upakṛta and Upākṛta can be transliterated into English as Upakrta or Upakrita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Upkrat.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

upakṛta (उपकृत).—a S Favored, benefited, helped, aided.

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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: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Upakṛta (उपकृत).—p. p. Assisted, benefited, served &c.

-tam Aid, favour, obligation; गता नाशं तारा उपकृतमसाधाविव जने (gatā nāśaṃ tārā upakṛtamasādhāviva jane) Mṛcchakaṭika 5.25.

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Upākṛta (उपाकृत).—p. p.

1) Brought near; उपाकृतं शशमानं यदस्थात्प्रियं देवानामप्येतु पाथः (upākṛtaṃ śaśamānaṃ yadasthātpriyaṃ devānāmapyetu pāthaḥ) Av.2.34.2.

2) Invited, called with प्रैष (praiṣa) sentences.

3) Killed at a sacrifice (an animal).

4) Begun, commenced.

5) Ominous, disastrous, calamitous.

6) Consecrated with mantras; इति बालकमादाय सामर्ग्यजुरुपाकृतैः (iti bālakamādāya sāmargyajurupākṛtaiḥ) Bhāgavata 1.7.14.

7) Prepared, used for; यज्ञेषूपाकृतं विश्वं प्राहुरुत्तमसंज्ञितम् (yajñeṣūpākṛtaṃ viśvaṃ prāhuruttamasaṃjñitam) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 12.268.22.

-taḥ 1 A sacrificial animal killed during the recitation of prescribed prayers.

2) A misfortune, portent.

-tam 1 Beginning, commencement.

2) the performance of the usual rites (saṃskāra) over the sacrificial animal.

3) Invitation.

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

Upakṛta (उपकृत).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Benefited, assisted. 2. Done kindly or beneficently, rendered as assistance. n.

(-taṃ) A favour, a benefit. E. upa before kṛ to do, kta aff.

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Upākṛta (उपाकृत).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) Attended with evil omens, disastrous, calamitous. m.

(-taḥ) 1. A victim slain or to be slain. 2. A portent, a phænomenon announcing calamity. E. upa and āṅ before kṛta made.

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

1) Upakṛta (उपकृत):—[=upa-kṛta] [from upa-kṛ] mfn. helped, assisted, benefited

2) [v.s. ...] rendered as assistance, done kindly or beneficently etc.

3) [v.s. ...] ifc. [gana] kṛtādi, [Pāṇini 2-1, 59]

4) [v.s. ...] n. help, favour, benefit, [Śakuntalā 165 a; Sāhitya-darpaṇa]

5) Upākṛta (उपाकृत):—[=upā-kṛta] [from upā-kṛ] mfn. brought or driven near, fetched, [Atharva-veda ii, 34, 2]

6) [v.s. ...] prepared, undertaken, begun

7) [v.s. ...] attended with evil omens, disastrous, calamitous, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

8) [v.s. ...] m. a sacrificial animal (killed during the recitation of particular prayers), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

9) [v.s. ...] disaster, calamity, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

1) Upakṛta (उपकृत):—[upa-kṛta] (taḥ-tā-taṃ) a. Benefited, assisted. n. A benefit.

2) Upākṛta (उपाकृत):—[upā+kṛta] (taḥ) m. A victim; a portent. a. Calamitous.

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

Upakṛta (उपकृत) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Uvakaya, Uvagaya, Uvagariya, Uvagia, Uvayariya.

[Sanskrit to German]

Upakrita 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

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Upakṛta (उपकृत) [Also spelled upkrat]:—(a) obliged, grateful.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Upakṛta (ಉಪಕೃತ):—[adjective] helped; favoured; assisted.

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Upakṛta (ಉಪಕೃತ):—[noun] = ಉಪಕೃತಿ - [upakriti -] 1.

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Upākṛta (ಉಪಾಕೃತ):—

1) [adjective] brought near.

2) [adjective] invited; received.

3) [adjective] killed at a sacrifice (an animal).

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Upākṛta (ಉಪಾಕೃತ):—[noun] an animal killed in a sacrifice.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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