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"japa" has 2 results
japa: masculine vocative singular stem: japa
japa: second person singular present imperative class 1 parasmaipadajap
Amarakosha Search
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svādhyāyaḥ2.7.51MasculineSingularjapa
Monier-Williams Search
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Devanagari
BrahmiEXPERIMENTAL
japamfn. "muttering, whispering" See karṇe--, ku-- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
japam. (;oxyt. gaRa uñchādi-) muttering prayers, repeating in a murmuring tone passages from scripture or charms or names of a deity, etc., muttered prayer or spell View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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japa जप a. [जप्-कर्तरि अच्] Muttering, whispering. -पः 1 Muttering prayers, repeating prayers &c. in an under-tone. -2 Repeating passages of the Veda or names of deities &c.; Ms.3.74; Y.1.22. -3 A muttered prayer. -4 Counting silently the beads of a rosary &c. -Comp. -परायण a. engaged in muttering prayers. -माला a rosary of beads. -यज्ञः, -होमः muttering prayers as a sacrifice; विधियज्ञाज्जपयज्ञो विशिष्टो दशभिर्गुणैः Ms.2.85; Y.1.11; Ms.1.111.
Macdonell Search
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japa a. whispering; m. muttering (prayers etc.); murmured prayer.
Vedabase Search
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japa chantCC Adi 7.72
japa chantingCC Adi 16.96
CC Madhya 21.119
CC Madhya 6.258
japa chanting or reciting mantrasSB 7.9.46
japa chanting softlyCC Madhya 22.123
japa murmuringCC Madhya 24.337
japa private chanting of mantrasSB 10.47.24
japa while chanting mantras to oneselfSB 11.17.24
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japa noun (masculine) muttered prayer or spell (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
muttering prayers (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
repeating in a murmuring tone passages from scripture or charms or names of a deity (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
[gramm.] root jap
Frequency rank 1479/72933
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