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Meaning of "tatpurusha" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF TATPURUSHA

tatpurusha  [tætˈpʊərəʃə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TATPURUSHA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Tatpurusha is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES TATPURUSHA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Tatpurusa

In Sanskrit grammar a tatpuruṣa compound is a dependent determinative compound, i.e. a compound XY meaning a type of Y which is related to X in a way corresponding to one of the grammatical cases of X. There are many tatpuruṣas; in a tatpuruṣa, one component is related to another. For example, "boathouse" is a dative compound, a house on a boat. It would be called a caturthī-tatpuruṣa. The most frequent kind is the genitive tatpuruṣa. Examples are:- ▪ jaya-prepsu = "victory-desiring". ▪ varşa-bhogya = "year - going to be enjoyed" = "to be enjoyed for a year". ▪ deva-datta = "god-given" = "given by the gods". ▪ viṣņu-bali = "Vishnu-offering" = "offering to Vishnu". ▪ svarga-patita = "heaven-fallen" = "fallen from heaven". ▪ tat-puruṣa = "that-man" in the sense of "that person's man". ▪ vyāghra-buddhi = "tiger-thought" = "thought of it being a tiger". ▪ yajur-veda = "sacrifice-knowledge" = "the knowledge of sacrifice", and the name of part of the Vedas. ▪ rudrākṣa = rudra-akṣa = "Rudra-eye" = "the eye of Rudra".

Definition of tatpurusha in the English dictionary

The definition of tatpurusha in the dictionary is a compound in which the first element determines the second.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TATPURUSHA

tater
tath
Tati
tatie
tatou
tatouay
TATP
Tatra Mountains
tatsoi
TATT
Tatt´s
tatted
tatter
tatterdemalion
tatterdemallion
tattered
tatters
tattersall
Tattersall´s
tattie

WORDS THAT END LIKE TATPURUSHA

Aisha
Ali Pasha
Ayesha
Changsha
Elisha
Falasha
geisha
hibakusha
Ilesha
kasha
moksha
musha
Odisha
orisha
Parsha
pasha
poisha
shisha
tamasha
wisha

Synonyms and antonyms of tatpurusha in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «tatpurusha» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TATPURUSHA

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Translator English - Chinese

tatpurusha
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

tatpurusha
570 millions of speakers

English

tatpurusha
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

tatpurusha
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

tatpurusha
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

tatpurusha
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

tatpurusha
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

tatpurusha
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

tatpurusha
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tatpurusha
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

tatpurusha
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

tatpurusha
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

tatpurusha
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Tatpurusha
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tatpurusha
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

tatpurusha
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Tatpurusha
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

tatpurusha
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

tatpurusha
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

tatpurusha
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

tatpurusha
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

tatpurusha
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

tatpurusha
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

tatpurusha
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

tatpurusha
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

tatpurusha
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of tatpurusha

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TATPURUSHA»

The term «tatpurusha» is used very little and occupies the 187.173 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TATPURUSHA» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about tatpurusha

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TATPURUSHA»

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Noun + Verb Compounding in Western Romance
Tatpurusha compounds fall into several subclasses, among which are (i) numeral determinatives, or dvigu; and (ii) so-called attributive (or appositive) karmadharaya, also called descriptive determinatives, in which the first element ( N in ...
Kathryn Klingebiel, 1989
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An Introduction to the Grammar of the Sanskrit Language: For ...
Tatpurusha Compounds with Particles and Prepositions. 280. Besides the two subdivisions usually specified, the class of Tatpurusha compounds comprises a number of words formed with nominal or verbal derivatives, preceded by particles  ...
Horace Hayman Wilson, 1847
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The Ashṭādhyāyī of Pāṇini
Why do we say when meaning a 'genus' ? Observe, i^jrrv;^:, ^i^n^: (VI. I. 223). < mi«favj*ft: u\i.w II \l II v^rfa II Hssr, «rdvi4r:, *iw$( II iTW- II TOT irRnCT l%TqrerT^? %: tfrS^m'^R (1*39* HHt% lk<& zwtfKii miTH 11 11. In a Tatpurusha compound ...
Pāṇini, Śrīśa Chandra Vasu, 1988
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The siddhanta haumudi of bhattoji diksta
It is generally said, but not very accurately, that the compounds are of four sorts— namely I. Avyayibhava, 2. Tatpurusha, 3. Bahuvrihi and 4. Dvandva. But there are compounds not covered by these four, namely compounds formed under the ...
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The Siddhānta Kaumudī of Bhaṭṭoji Dīkṣita
=03 I em}: ursmr III I8! gog II fifir'-fie -'.=IIIIisssrezIqI IiiIs1r=I|II'2r.=IrRIarI5ItI=I1tItI= IIrI='rI.sIftII 803. To the word khari, at the end of a Dvigu compound, and to the same, when preceded by the word ardha. in a Tatpurusha compound, the affix t_ach ...
Srisa Chandra Vasu, 2003
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Hindu Pilgrimage: Shifting Patterns of Worldview of ...
... functions: Ishna grants grace, Tatpurusha performs the act of concealment, Sadyojta creates the world, Vmadeva preserves it, and Aghora reabsorbs it at the time of the dissolution of universe. Thus, Sadshiva is engaged eternally with the ...
Prabhavati C. Reddy, 2014
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A Higher Sanskrit Grammar: For the Use of School and College ...
Gbneral Rui.gs Applicable to the Tatpurusha Compounds. § 238 #Tbe word 3Tf% at the end of a Tatpurusha compound changes its final to ar when preceded by a numeral or an indeclinable, as fr 3ffi£r flTPWI Sf^lf* ?TC * a piece of wood ...
Moreshvar Ramchandra Kāle, 2002
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Hrishikesa: Krishna - A Natural Evolution
Mirabai, a queen of Mewar and a Nayika totally devoted to KRISHNA acclaims HIM as the only PURUSH who existed on earth, the one who is perfect and dwells in the bodies of all humans - the TATPURUSHA (That PURUSHA). Mythology ...
T. V. Gopal, 2000
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The Siddhanta Kaumudi of Bhattoji Dikshita
In a Tatpurusha compound, having the word 'svfimin' esits second member, the first term, when it denotes the thing possessed, retains its original accent. Thus fil' flflfil When the first member is not a nerd denotingpelaellion, we have manfi I ...
Bhaoj Dkita
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English Corpus Linguistics in Japan
It is unreasonable lo separate the two from the group, for both karmadharaya and bahuvrihi are technical terms representing certain types of compounds in Sanskrit just like tatpurusha or dvandva, as we see the explanations given there.
Toshio Saito, Junsaku Nakamura, Shunji Yamazaki, 2002

6 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TATPURUSHA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term tatpurusha is used in the context of the following news items.
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Blind dancers of Articulate Ability perform in Boston
... the Lord Shiva's 5 manifestations (Aghora, Vamadeva, Tatpurusha, Sadyojata and Ishana). The dance involved the dancers standing in a circle facing outside, ... «TwoCircles.net, Oct 14»
2
Cross the Ocean of Samsara With Guru
... of a Guru in our life by highlighting different facets of the Guru just like Lord Shiva himself has four faces of Vaamadeva, Sadyojata, Tatpurusha and Aghora. «The New Indian Express, Sep 14»
3
Exploring new dimensions of dance
The excellent portrayal of Shiva's five forms Sadyojatha, Vamana, Tatpurusha, Eeshana and Aghora needs a special acclamation. Swathi was endearingly ... «The New Indian Express, Aug 13»
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Potuluri Virabrahmendra Swami
... who was self-born, shone with five heads, Sadyojata, Vamadeva, Aghora, Tatpurusha and Isana and ruled the Universe in Kritayuga. The five Brahmas Ruled ... «SpeakingTree, May 13»
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Hindu God with 1000 Heads
They are Satyojata, Vamadeva, Agora, Tatpurusha and Isana. Five faces/heads represent five elements and five senses. Five faced Shiva is called Panchanana ... «SpeakingTree, Mar 13»
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DreamWorks Animation Announced 'Monkeys of Bollywood'
The name Ramayana is a tatpurusha compound of R?ma and ayana (“going, advancing”), translating to “Rama's Journey”. The Ramayana consists of 24,000 ... «/FILM, Jan 11»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Tatpurusha [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/tatpurusha>. Jan 2021 ».
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