Vipralapa, Vipralāpa: 6 definitions


Vipralapa means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

vipralāpa (विप्रलाप).—m S Brawling, jarring, wrangling. 2 Jabbering, gabbling, idle chatter.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

vipralāpa (विप्रलाप).—m Brawling; jabbering.

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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-English dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vipralāpa (विप्रलाप).—

1) Idle or unmeaning talk, prattle, gibberish, nonsense.

2) Mutual contradiction, contradictory statement; P.I.3.5.

3) A dispute, wrangling.

4) Violation of one's promise, breaking one's word.

Derivable forms: vipralāpaḥ (विप्रलापः).

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

Vipralāpa (विप्रलाप).—m.

(-paḥ) 1. Quarrel, wrankling, mutual contradiction. 2. Idle or unmeaning discourse, nonsense. 3. Infraction of a promise. E. vi and pra implying contradiction or reciprocity, and lāpa talk.

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

Vipralāpa (विप्रलाप).—i. e. vi-pra-lap + a, m. 1. Idle discourse, prattle. 2. Quarrel.

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

1) Vipralāpa (विप्रलाप):—[=vi-pralāpa] [from vi] 1. vi-pralāpa mfn. (for 2. See under vi-pra-√lap) free from mere chatter (as truth), [Mahābhārata]

2) [=vi-pra-lāpa] [from vipra-lap] 2. vi-pra-lāpa m. (for 1. See p. 951, col. 2) discussion, explanation, [Mahābhārata]

3) [v.s. ...] talking idly, prattle, [Suśruta]

4) [v.s. ...] mutual contradiction, [Pāṇini 1-3, 50]

5) [v.s. ...] breaking of a promise or engagement, deception, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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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. 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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