Yathaprapta, Yathāprāpta, Yatha-prapta: 5 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Yathāprāpta (यथाप्राप्त).—a.

1) suitable to circumstances.

2) following from a previous grammatical rule; Kāśi. on P.III.2.135.

-ptam ind. regularly, properly.

Yathāprāpta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms yathā and prāpta (प्राप्त).

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

Yathāprāpta (यथाप्राप्त).—[adjective] suitable to circumstances, in conformity with a particular state or rule, proper; [neuter] [adverb] regularly, correctly ([grammar]).

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

1) Yathāprāpta (यथाप्राप्त):—[=yathā-prāpta] [from yathā > ya-tama] mf(ā)n. as met with, the first that is met or occurs, [Kādambarī]

2) [v.s. ...] in conformity with a [particular] state, suitable or conformable to circumstances, [Rāmāyaṇa; Hitopadeśa]

3) [v.s. ...] following from a previous grammatical rule, [Kāśikā-vṛtti on Pāṇini 3-2, 135]

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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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