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gupta

gupta
Cologne Sanskrit Dictionary
 
gupta mfn. protected , guarded , preserved AV. &c. ; hidden , concealed , kept secret , secret Bhartr2. Pan5cat. Katha1s. &c. (with %{daNDa} , a secret fine , fine secretly imposed or exacted Hit. ; cf. %{gUDha-d-}) ; = %{saMgata} (? joined , combined) W. ; (%{am} ; in comp. %{a-} Hcat.) ind. secretly , privately Katha1s. ; (%{su-}) Pan5cat. iv ; (%{e}) loc. ind. in a hidden place Katha1s. lxxv ; m. (Pa1n2. 6-1 , 205 Ka1s3.) N. of several men belonging to the Vais3ya caste (Pa1rGr2. i , 17 ; cf. RTL. p. 358) , especially of the founder of the renowned Gupta dynasty in which the names of the sovereigns generally end in %{gupta} (cf. %{candra-} , %{samudra-} , %{skanda-} ; %{gupta} is also often found ifc. in names of the Vais3ya class) ; (%{A}) f. a married woman who withdraws from her lover's endearments L. ; Mucuna pruritus Sus3r. iv , 26 , 33 ; vi , 46 , 21 (%{-pta}) ; N. of a woman Pa1n2. 4-1 , 121 Sch. (%{gopA} Ka1s3.) ; of a S3a1kya princess Buddh.
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