Related Sanskrit Words:
Derived Words in Other Languages:
- 1 प्रकर pra-kara [ prakara ]
- 2 प्रकर pra-kara [ prakara ]
- 3 pra-kara [ prakara ]
- 4 prakara [ prakara ]
प्रकर pra-kara [ prakara ]
1 etc. See pra-√ kṛ
प्रकर pra-kara [ prakara ]
2 See pra-√ kṝ, p. 654
pra-kara [ prakara ]
1 mf ( ī ) n. ( for 2. See pra-kṝ ) doing much or well W.
m. aid, friendship ib.
usage, custom ib.
( ī ), f. a kind of song Yājñ.
an episodical interlude inserted in a drama to explain what follows Daśar. ( also °rikā Pratāp. )
theatrical dress or disguise W.
pra-karaṇa [ prakaraNa ]
n. production, creation Hariv.
treatment, discussion, explanation
treatise, monograph, book, chapter ( esp. introduction or prologue ) GṛŚrS. MBh. Sarvad
a subject, topic, question, matter, occasion, opportunity MBh. Kāv. etc.
( asminn eva Śraṇe, ' on this occasion ' or ' in this connection ' MBh.
na ca Śraṇaṃ vetsi, ' nor do you know what is the matter ' Kathās. )
a kind of drama with a fictitious plot ( such as Mṛcch. Mālatīm. etc. ) Sāh. ( IW. 47 r )
treating with respect W.
doing much or well ib.
N. of wk. ( cf. nyāyapr° )
-tas ind. occasionally Suśr.
-tva n. Vedântas
-śas ind. according to species or kind ( opp. to pṛthak-tvena ) Nir
-sama m. a kind of sophism, an assertion by two opponents of some argument which has the same force of argument pro and con Nyāyas. Car.
°ṇī ( or °ṇikā ), f. a drama of the same character as the Prakaraṇa but of less extent Sāh
pra-karaṇikā [ prakaraNikA ]
and See above
pra-karikā [ prakarikA ]
pra-kartavya [ prakartavya ]
mfn. to be prepared MBh.
to be disclosed or brought to light Pañcat
to be appointed to ( loc. ) MBh.
pra-kartṛ [ prakartR ]
mfn. one who causes MBh.
prakara [ prakara ]
2 m. ( for 1. See pra-kṛ ) a scattered heap, heap, multitude, quantity, plenty MBh. Kāv. etc.
a nosegay W.
( ī ), f. a place where four roads meet L.
n. aloe wood, Agallochum L.
prakaritṛ' [ prakaritR ]
m. one who sprinkles ( or seasons ? ) VS.
prakiraṇa [ prakiraNa ]
n. scattering, throwing about MārkP.
prakīrṇa [ prakIrNa ]
mfn. scattered, thrown about, dispersed Nir. MBh. Kāv
disordered, dishevelled MBh. R. Suśr.
waved, waving Śiś. xii, 17
mixed, containing various subjects, miscellaneous Kām
standing alone, nowhere mentioned Viṣṇ
confused, incoherent ( as speech ) Śiś. ii, 63
expanded, opened W.
spread abroad, published ib.
m. Guilandina Bonduc L.
a horse ( ? ) Gal.
n. a miscellany, any miscellaneous collection L.
a chapter or section of a book L.
N. of a class of Jaina works MWB. 533
scattering or throwing about A.
-keśa mf ( ī ) n. having dishevelled hair MBh. Suśr.
( ī ), f. N. of Durgā L.
-maithuna mfn. living in mixed ( connubial ) intercourse MBh.
-saṃgraha m. N. of wk.
°ṇâdhyâya m. a chapter containing miscellaneous subjects ( N. of VarBṛS. xxii )
°ṇâmbara-mūrdhaja mfn. with disordered garments and dishevelled hair MBh.
prakīrṇaka [ prakIrNaka ]
mfn. scattered, dispersed, occurring singly or in single instances VarBṛS.
mixed, containing various things ib. Sch.
m. a horse L.
m. ( L. n. ) a tuft of hair used as an ornament for horses MBh. R.
a chowrie ( the tail of the Bos Grunniens used as a fan or fly-flap and as an ornament for horses ) L.
n. a miscellany, any collection of heterogeneous objects Vām. i , 3, 12
a section or division of a book L.
N. of the 3rd part of the Vākyapadīya and of another wk. Cat.
( in law ) a case not provided for by the Śāstras and to be decided by the judge or king W.
extent, length L.
-dāna n. pl. N. of wk.
prakīrya [ prakIrya ]
mfn. to be scattered or strewed etc. L.
m. ( and ā f. ) N. of some medic. plant or plants Car. Suśr. ( Guilandina Bonduc and a species of Karañja L. )