rūpa रूप

Definition: n. (perhaps connected with varpa-, varpas-; in fine compositi or 'at the end of a compound' f(ā-).,rarelyf(ī-).) any outward appearance or phenomenon or colour (often plural), form, shape, figure etc. (rūpeṇa- in fine compositi or 'at the end of a compound' in the form of; rūpam-kṛ-or bhū-,to assume a form;often in fine compositi or 'at the end of a compound' ="having the form or appearance or colour of","formed or composed of","consisting of","like to";sometimes used after an adjective (cf. mfn.) or past participle to emphasize its meaning or almost redundantly see ghora-r-;or connected with a verb exempli gratia, 'for example' pacati-rūpam-,he cooks very well see )