परा

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Sanskrit[edit]

Adjective[edit]

परा (parā)

  1. feminine nominative singular of पर (para)

Noun[edit]

परा (parāf

  1. foreign country (Kathās.)
  2. (botany) a type of plant (L.)
  3. name of a sound in the first of its four stages (L.)
  4. a measure of time (Sāy.)
  5. name of Venna River (MBh., VP.)
  6. name of a goddess
  7. highest point (MBh.)
  8. final beautitude (L.)
  9. ten billion (VP.)
  10. name of some particular sāmans (Kāṭh.)
  11. extended meaning of a word
  12. logical type
  13. existence (W.)
  14. esoteric Vedanta doctrine

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams, A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1898, page 0586