Upameya, Upamēya: 5 definitions
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Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar
Upameya (उपमेय).—An object which is to be compared. See उपमित (upamita).
Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
upamēya (उपमेय).—n S The subject of an illustration.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
upamēya (उपमेय).—n The subject of an illustration.
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.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Upameya (उपमेय).—pot. p. Fit to be likened or compared, comparable with; (with instr. or in comp.); भूयिष्ठ- मासीदुपमेयकान्तिः गुहेन (bhūyiṣṭha- māsīdupameyakāntiḥ guhena) R.6.4;18.34,37; अन्तःपुरं चैककुलो- पमेयम् (antaḥpuraṃ caikakulo- pameyam) Ku.7.2; Ch. P.29 v. l.
-yam The subject of comparison, that which is compared उपमानोपमेयत्वं यदेकस्यैव वस्तुनः (upamānopameyatvaṃ yadekasyaiva vastunaḥ) Chandr.5.7,9.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-yaḥ-yā-yaṃ) To be compared with or to. n.
(-yaṃ) The subject of a comparison, as the face is of the moon. E. upa before mā to measure, ya affix.
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Upameyopama.
Ends with: Anupameya.
Full-text (+5): Vyatireka, Purnopama, Upameyopama, Rupaka, Prastuta, Prakaranika, Luptopama, Pratipa, Ananvaya, Anupameya, Upamita, Pratipopama, Mohopama, Darshtantika, Rashanopama, Darshtanta, Malopama, Prakrita, Aprakrita, Upama.
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Brahma Sutras (Nimbarka commentary) (by Roma Bose)
The backdrop of the Srikanthacarita and the Mankhakosa (by Dhrubajit Sarma)
Part 5u - Alaṃkāra (21): Vyatireka or contrast or dissimilitude < [Chapter III - Literary Assessment Of The Śrīkaṇṭhacarita]
Part 5j - Alaṃkāra (10): Dṛṣṭānta or exemplification < [Chapter III - Literary Assessment Of The Śrīkaṇṭhacarita]
Part 5r - Alaṃkāra (18): Ananvaya or self-comparison < [Chapter III - Literary Assessment Of The Śrīkaṇṭhacarita]
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Part 10: Reincarnation of Vasu (fourth of Malli’s six former friends) < [Chapter VI - Śrī Mallināthacaritra]