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Amarakosha Search
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WordReferenceGenderNumberSynonymsDefinition
bāliśaḥ3.3.226MasculineSingularpragraham, raśmiḥ
dundubhiḥ3.3.143MasculineSingularkiraṇaḥ, pragraha
vandīFeminineSingularpragraha, upagrahaḥ
Monier-Williams Search
20 results for pragraha"
Devanagari
BrahmiEXPERIMENTAL
pragraham. (in fine compositi or 'at the end of a compound' f(ā-).) holding in front, stretching forth View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pragraham. seizing, clutching, taking hold of (haṃ gataḥ-,seized, taken) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pragraham. a particular manner of fighting (= śatror uttānapā-tanārtham pādākarṣaṇam-,or equals gala-hastakaḥ- ) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pragraham. the seizure of the sun or moon, beginning of an eclipse (see graha-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pragraham. friendly reception, kindness, favour View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pragraham. obstinacy, stubbornness (haṃgataḥ-,obstinate, stubborn) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pragraham. a rein, bridle etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pragraham. a ray of light (like all words meaning"rein"or"bridle") View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pragraham. a rope, halter, cord, string, thong View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pragraham. the cord or string suspending a balance View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pragraham. a guide, leader, ruler (also as Name of viṣṇu-kṛṣṇa-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pragraham. a companion, satellite View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pragraham. binding View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pragraham. taming, breaking (a horse) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pragraham. the arm View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pragraham. a species of plant (Cassis Fistula ) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pragraham. a vowel not subject to the rules of saṃdhi- ( pragrahatva -tva- n. Scholiast or Commentator; see 1. pra-gṛhya-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pragraham. Name of a particular sacrificial rite (also -homa- ) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pragrahamf(ā-)n. receiving, kind, hospitable (with sabhā- f.a hall of reception, an audience hall) (Bombay edition) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pragrahamf(ā-)n. equals ūrdhvabāhu- (?) (see pr/añjali-pragr-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
Apte Search
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pragraha प्रग्रह a. 1 Holding in front, stretching forth (hands); एवमुक्तस्तु मुनिना प्राञ्जलिः प्रग्रहो नृपः । अभ्यवादयत प्राज्ञः Rām. 7.82.14. -2 Seizing, taking. -हः 1 Holding or stretching forth, holding out. -2 Laying hold of, taking, grasping, seizing; न हि मे मुच्यते कश्चित् कथञ्चित् प्रग्रहं गतः Mb.3.179.16. -3 The commencement of an eclipse. -4 (a) A rein, bridle; धृताः प्रग्रहाः अवतरत्वायुष्मान् Ś.1; Śi.12.31. (b) A whip, lash, scourge. -5 A check, restraint; यः प्रग्रहानुग्रहयोर्यथान्यायं विचक्षणः Rām.2.1.25. -6 Binding, confinement; सो$स्माकं वैरपुरुषो दुर्मतिः प्रग्रहं गतः Mb.12.7.33. -8 A prisoner, captive. -8 Taming, breaking (as an animal). -9 A ray of light. -1 The string of a balance. -11 A vowel not subject to the rules of Sandhi or euphony; see प्रगृह्य. -12 N. of Viṣṇu. -13 The arm. -14 A leader, guide. -15 Kindness, favour, a reward; अपराधं सहेताल्पं तुष्येदल्पे$पि चोदये । महोप- कारं चाध्यक्षं प्रग्रहेणाभिपूजयेत् ॥ Kau. A.2.7.25. -16 The Karṇikāra tree. -17 The gains in the form of gifts to courtiers; राजोपजीविनां प्रग्रहप्रदेशभोगपरिहारभक्तवेतनलाभम् Kau. A.2.7.25. -18 Hoarding, collecting (संग्रह); असाधुनिग्रहरतः साधूनां प्रग्रहे रतः Mb.12.21.14. -19 Folding, joining (hands); श्वश्रूणामविशेषेण प्राञ्जलिप्रग्रहेण च Rām.7. 48.1. -2 Obstinacy, stubbornness. -21 A companion, satellite.
Macdonell Search
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pragraha m. holding forth, stretching out; grasping, seizing; seizure of the sun or moon, beginning of an eclipse; kindness; obstinacy (rare); rein, bridle (ord. mg.); leader, guide; companion, satellite; -grahana, m. leader, guide (only --°ree; a. = led by); n. grasping, seizing; commencement of an eclipse; -grâham, abs. keeping the words separate (i. e. not combining them according to the rules of Sandhi: Br.); -grîva, m.railing or fence enclosing a house.
Dictionary of Sanskrit Search
"pragraha" has 1 results
pragrahaabsence of euphonic change; the. term is frequently used in the Taittiriya Pratisakhya; confer, compare Taittirīya Prātiśākhya.I.60, IV.1.1-54.
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pragraha adjective niyamavant
Frequency rank 37109/72933
pragraha noun (masculine) a companion (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a guide (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a particular manner of fighting (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a ray of light (like all words meaning "rein" or "bridle") (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a rein (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a rope (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
beginning of an eclipse (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
binding (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
breaking (a horse) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
bridle (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
Cassia Fistula (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
clutching (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
cord (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
favour (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
friendly reception (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
halter (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
holding in front (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
kindness (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
leader (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
obstinacy (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
ruler (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
satellite (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
seizing (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
stretching forth (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
string (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
stubbornness (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
taking hold of (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
taming (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the arm (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the cord or string suspending a balance (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the seizure of the sun or moon (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
thong (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 6800/72933
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