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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