पृष्ठ

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit पृष्ठ (pṛṣṭhá)

Noun[edit]

पृष्ठ (pŕiṣṭhm

  1. page
  2. back, rear

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from प्रस्थ (pra-stha, standing forth prominently).

Noun[edit]

पृष्ठ (pṛṣṭhán

  1. the back (as the prominent part of an animal), the hinder part or rear of anything
    pṛṣṭhena-√yā (+genitive) — to ride on
    pṛṣṭhena-√vah — to carry on the back
    pṛṣṭhaṃ-√dā — to give the back, make a low obeisance
    पृष्ठे (pṛṣṭhe) — behind or from behind
  2. the upper side, surface, top, height
    with दिवः (diváḥ), or नाकस्य (nā́kasya) — the surface of the sky, vault of heaven; cf. घृतपृष्ठ (ghṛta-pṛṣṭha)
  3. the flat roof of a house (compare गृहपृष्ठ (gṛha-pṛṣṭha), हर्म्यपृष्ठ (harmya-pṛṣṭha))
  4. a page of a book
  5. name of particular arrangement of Samans (employed at the midday libation and formed from the रथंतर (rathaṃtara), बृहत् (bṛhat), वैरूप (vairūpa), वैराज (vairāja), शाक्वर (śākvara), and रैवत शाक्वर (raivata śākvara))
  6. name of various Samans

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