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From Sanskrit पुरुष (puruṣa).


पुरुष (puruṣm (Urdu spelling پرش)

  1. man, male
    यह स्नानघर केवल पुरुषों के लिए है।
    This bathroom is for men only.
    पुरुष की तरह लड़ो!
    Fight like a man!
  2. person
    अनेक पुरुष भवन के बाहर हैं।
    Many persons are outside the building.





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पुरुष (púruṣam

  1. man, male, human being
  2. person, officer, functionary, attendant, servant
  3. friend
  4. a follower of the sāṃkhya Philosophy
  5. a member or representative of a race or generation
  6. the height or measure of a man
  7. the pupil of the eye
  8. the primaeval man as the soul and original source of the universe
  9. the personal and animating principle in men and other beings, the soul or spirit
  10. the Supreme Being or Soul of the universe
  11. the Spirit as passive and a spectator of the prakṛti or creative force
  12. the "spirit" or fragrant exhalation of plants
  13. name of the divine or active principles from the minute portions of which the universe was formed
  14. name of a pāda in the Maha-namni verses
  15. name of the 1st, 3rd, 5th, 7th, 9th and 11th signs of the zodiac
  16. name of a son of manu cākṣuṣa
  17. name of one of the 18 attendants of the sun L.
  18. name of the Brahmans of Krauñca-dvīpa
  19. Rottleria Tinctoria, probably Mallotus philippensis
  20. Clerodendrum phlomidis