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upamā: feminine nominative singular stem: upama
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atha3.3.255MasculineSingularupamā, vikalpaḥ
śarkarā3.3.183FeminineSingularāmalakī, upamā, kṣitiḥ
upamānam2.10.36MasculineSingularupamā
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upamā(for 2.See below, and for 3.See column 3) ind. (Ved. instrumental case of the above) in the closest proximity or neighbourhood View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamāP. A1. (imperative 2. sg. -mimīhi-, -māhi-,and -māsva-; subjunctive 2. sg. -māsi-) to measure out to, apportion to, assign, allot, grant, give : A1. -mimīte-, to measure one thing by another, compare
upamāf. comparison, resemblance, equality, similarity View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamāf. a resemblance (as a picture, portrait etc.) etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamāf. a particular figure in rhetoric, simile, comparison (a full simile must include four things;See pūrṇopama-, luptopamā-,etc.) etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamāf. a particle of comparison View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamāf. a particular metre View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamādam. enjoyment, amusement View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamādaSee upa-mad-. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamādravyan. any object used for comparison View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamālinīf. a particular metre. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamālinītīramind. near the banks of the mālinī- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamāmind. in the highest degree View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamānan. comparison, resemblance, analogy etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamānan. simile View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamānan. the object with which anything is compared etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamānan. a particle of comparison View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamānan. (in logic) recognition of likeness, comparison (the third of the four pramāṇa-s or means of correct knowledge) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamānamfn. (in fine compositi or 'at the end of a compound') similar, like View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamānacintāmaṇim. Name of a philosophical work. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamānatāf. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamānatvan. similarity View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamānatvan. the state of being an object of comparison View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamānavatmfn. similar, like View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamānopameyabhāvam. the connection between the thing to be compared and the object with which it is compared. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamāraṇaSee upa-mṛ-. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamāraṇan. the act of throwing into water, submerging View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamārūpakan. (in rhetoric) a particular figure combining comparison and metaphor View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamāsyamfn. (fr. upa-māsam-), occurring every month, monthly View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamātf. a prop, support equals upam/it- below ([ ]) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamātif. (for 2.See sub voce, i.e. the word in the Sanskrit order), is- comparison, similarity ([ ]) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamātim. (is-) "assigning or granting"(wealth), Name of agni- ([ ]) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamātim. ( derives both 1. and 2. upa-māti-fr. upa-man-,"to address.") View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamātif. (1. - ), destroying, killing. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamātivanimfn. engaged in killing enemies, destroyer of enemies ([ ]) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamātivanimfn. (fr. upa-man-,one who receives addresses in a friendly way ) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamātṛmfn. (for 2.See sub voce, i.e. the word in the Sanskrit order) one who compares View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamātṛmfn. an image-maker, portrait-painter View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamātṛf. "second mother", foster-mother, nurse View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamātṛf. a near female relative View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upamāvyatirekam. (in rhetoric) a particular figure combining comparison and contrast View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
anupamāf. the female elephant of the south-east or of the north-east. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
aupamānikamfn. (fr. upamāna-), derived by analogy commentator or commentary on View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
nirupamāf. Name of a surāṅganā- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pratyupamānan. a counter comparison, the ideal of an ideal View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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upamā उपमा 1 Resemblance, similarity, equality; स्फुटोपमं भूतिसितेन शम्भुना Śi.1.4,17.69; Ki.6.23; इहोपमा सताम् Pt.2.8 the same is the case with the good. -2 (In Rhet.) Comparison of two objects different from each other, simile, comparison; साधर्म्यमुपमा भेदे K. P.1; or सादृश्यं सुन्दरं वाक्यार्थोपस्कारकमुपमालंकृतिः R. G.; or उपमा यत्र सादृश्यलक्ष्मीरुल्लसतिः द्वयोः । हंसीव कृष्ण ते कीर्तिः स्वर्गङ्गायवगाहते ॥ Chandr.5.3; Kāv.2.14; उपमा कालिदासस्य Subhāṣ. (Daṇdin mentions 32 varieties of उपमा; see Kāv.2.15-5; as to words expressive of उपमा see 2.57-65); see K. P.1 ad loc also. -3 The standard of comparison (उपमान); यथा दीपो निवातस्थो नेङ्गते सोपमा स्मृता Bg.6.19; (आत्मानमुपमां कृत्वा स्वेषु दारेषु रम्यताम् Rām.5.21.8; see ˚द्रव्य below; mostly at the end of comp., 'like', 'resembling'; बुबुधे न वुधोपमः R.1.47; so स्वर्गोपम, अमरोपम, अनुपम &c. -4 A likeness (as a picture, portrait &c. -5 Heresy, irreligious doctrine; विधर्भः परधर्मश्च आभास उपमा छलः । अधर्मशाखाः पञ्चेमा धर्मज्ञो$धर्मवत्त्यजेत् ॥ Bhāg.7.15.12. -Comp. -द्रव्यम् any object used for a comparison; सर्वोपमाद्रव्यसमुच्चयेन Ku.1.49. -रूपकम् a figure in Rhetoric being a mixture of simile and metaphor. -व्यतिरेकः A particular figure combining comparison and contrast.
upamā उपमा 2 P., 3, 4. Ā. 1 To compare, liken; तेनोपमीयेत तमालनीलम् Śi.3.8; स्तनौ मांसग्रन्थी कनककलशावित्युपमितौ Bh.3.2. -2 To give, grant (Ved.).
upamāda उपमाद a. Giving delight. -दः Enjoyment, delight.
upamānam उपमानम् 1 Comparison, resemblance; जातास्तदूर्वो- रुपमानबाह्याः Ku.1.36. -2 The standard of comparison, that with which anything is compared; one of the four requisites of an उपमा; उपमानममूद्विलासिनां Ku.4.5; उपमानस्यापि सखे प्रत्युपमानं वपुस्तस्याः V.2.3; Śi.2.49. -3 (In Nyāya Phil.) Analogy, recognition of likeness, considered as one of the four kinds of pramāṇas or means of arriving at correct knowledge. It is defined as प्रसिद्धसाधर्म्यात् साध्यसाधनम्; or उपमितिकरण- मुपमानं तच्च सादृश्यज्ञानात्मकम् Tarka. K. तन्न विश्वसनीयं वो राक्षसानां रणाजिरे । एतेनैवोपमानेन नित्यं जिह्मा हि राक्षसाः ॥ Rām.6. 5.54. -4 A particle of comparison. -Comp. -उपमेयभावः relation between the subject of comparison and the standard of comparison. -चिन्तामणिः m. N. of a philosophical work.
upamāraṇam उपमारणम् Ved. Submerging (in water).
upamāsya उपमास्य a. Occurring every month, monthly (Ved.); तस्मात् पितृभ्यो मास्युपमास्यं ददति Av.8.1.19. -स्यम् The Śrāddha ceremony to be performed every month.
upamātiḥ उपमातिः f. 1 Comparison. -2 Killing. -3 Approaching with a prayer, addressing. -तिः m. Granting wealth (Sāy.), approaching in a friendly way; affable, an epithet of Agni (B. and R.). -Comp. -वनि a. destroyer of an enemy (Sāy.); मा नो$हिर्बुध्न्यो रिषे धादस्माकं भूदुपमातिवनिः Rv.5.41.16. one who receives addresses in a friendly way (?).
upamātṛ उपमातृ f. [उपमिता मात्रा उप गौणे वा] 1 'A second mother', wet nurse. -2 A near female relative; मातृष्वसा मातुलानी पितृव्यस्त्री पितृष्वसा । श्वश्रूः पूर्वजपत्नी च मातृतुल्याः प्रकीर्तिताः Śabdak.
upamātṛ उपमातृ m. An image-maker, a portrait-painter.
pratyupamānam प्रत्युपमानम् 1 A counterpart of a resemblance. -2 A pattern, model. -3 A counter-comparison; उपमान- स्यापि सखे प्रत्युपमानं वपुस्तस्याः V.2.3.
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upamā f. comparison; likeness; image; simile: --°ree; a, a. like; (â)-na, n. compari son; likeness, resemblance; analogy; object with which anything is compared; --°ree; a. like, comparable to;-½artha, m. purport of an image: in. figuratively; -vyatireka, m. kind of simile.
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upamā yo amucyata RV.8.69.13d; AVś.20.92.10d.
upamā deva see upamaṃ etc.
upamātikṛd daṃsanāvān śś.8.17.1.
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upamāa well-known term in Rhetorics meaning the figure of speech ' simile ' or ' comparison '. The word is often found in the Nirukta in the same sense; confer, compare अथात उपमाः | 'यत् अतत् तत्सदृशम्'इति गार्ग्यः । Nir III.13. Generally an inferior thing is compared to another that is superior in quality.
upamānastandard of comparison. The word is found in the Pāṇinisūtra उपमानानि सामान्यवचनैः P.II.I.55 where the Kāśikāvṛtti explains it as उपमीयतेऽनेनेत्युपमानम् ।
kyacdenominative affix ( विकरण ) in the sense of desiring for oneself, added to nouns to form denomitive roots; exempli gratia, for example पुत्रीयति; क्यच् is also added to nouns that are upamānas or standards of comparison in the sense of (similar) behaviour: exempli gratia, for example पुत्रीयति च्छात्रम्: confer, compare Kāś. on P. III.1.8, 10. It is also added in the sense of 'doing' to the words नमस्, वरिवस् and चित्र; e. g. नमस्यति देवान्, वरिवस्यति गुरून् , चित्रीयते ; confer, compare Kāś. on P. III. 1.19.
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upamā analogyCC Adi 16.78
upamā comparisonBG 6.19
CC Madhya 8.104
upamā exampleCC Antya 12.153
upamā principles that appear religious but are notSB 7.15.12
upamā simileCC Adi 2.27
upamā the comparisonCC Adi 5.36
upamā dibāra nāhi there cannot be any comparisonCC Antya 6.104
upamā dibāra nāhi there cannot be any comparisonCC Antya 6.104
upamā dibāra nāhi there cannot be any comparisonCC Antya 6.104
upamā-alańkāra simile or metaphorCC Adi 16.46
upamā-alańkāra simile or metaphorCC Adi 16.46
upamā likeSB 8.16.7
upamāna-gaṇa all comparisonCC Antya 15.64
upamāna-gaṇa all comparisonCC Antya 15.64
upamāt which resembledSB 10.37.8
ādarśa-tala-upamā whose surface is just like the surface of a mirrorSB 5.20.35
kāla-anala-upamām appearing just like the blazing fire of devastationSB 9.4.46
brahma-putra-upamān just like the sons of BrahmāSB 11.2.27
kāla-anala-upamām appearing just like the blazing fire of devastationSB 9.4.46
pāvaka-upamā all of them equal to fire in brightness and beautySB 10.4.5
brahma-putra-upamān just like the sons of BrahmāSB 11.2.27
putrikā-upamā exactly like your own daughterSB 10.1.45
ādarśa-tala-upamā whose surface is just like the surface of a mirrorSB 5.20.35
ādarśa-tala-upamā whose surface is just like the surface of a mirrorSB 5.20.35
putrikā-upamā exactly like your own daughterSB 10.1.45
pāvaka-upamā all of them equal to fire in brightness and beautySB 10.4.5
kāla-anala-upamām appearing just like the blazing fire of devastationSB 9.4.46
brahma-putra-upamān just like the sons of BrahmāSB 11.2.27
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upamā noun (feminine) a particle of comparison (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a particular figure in rhetoric (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a particular metre (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a resemblance (as a picture) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
comparison (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
comparison (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
equality (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
resemblance (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
similarity (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
simile (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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upamā verb (class 3 ātmanepada) to compare
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upamāna noun (neuter) (in log.) recognition of likeness (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a particle of comparison (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
analogy (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
comparison (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
comparison (the third of the four Pramāṇas or means of correct knowledge) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
resemblance (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
simile (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the object with which anything is compared (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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upamāna adjective like (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
similar (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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upamānavant adjective (rhet.) having an upamāna like (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
similar (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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upamārūpaka noun (neuter) (in rhet.) a particular figure combining comparison and metaphor (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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upamāvyatireka noun (masculine) (in rhet.) a particular figure combining comparison and contrast (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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anupamā noun (feminine) the female elephant of the south-east or of the north-east (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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upamā

tulā, tulanā, upamā, tolanam, sādṛśyam, aupamyam   

guṇādīnām unādhikyasya vicāraḥ।

rāmasya tulāyāṃ śyāmaḥ adhikaḥ caturaḥ asti।

upamā

upamā   

bhede vartamāne api vastunoḥ kamapi sādhāraṇadharmam āśritya sādharmyasya pratipādanam।

mukhaṃ candramiva ityatra upamā iti alaṅkāraḥ vartate।

upamā

upamā   

sādharmyasya upamitiḥ।

sundarīṃ candrasya upamā dīyate।

upamā

dhātrī, aṅkapālī, upamātā, kulabhṛtyā, dogdhrī, kṣīradhātrī, dhanyā, dhātrikā, dhātreyikā, dhātreyikāyī, mātṛkā, vardhāpikā   

vyavasāyaviśeṣaḥ- kā api strī upajīvikārthe svāminaḥ śiśūn svaṃ dugdhaṃ pāyayitvā poṣayati tathā ca tebhyaḥ kauṭumbikān ācārān pāṭhayati।

mātuḥ viyogāt dhātrī eva śyāmaṃ paryapālayat।

upamā

upamānam   

yena saba sādṛśyaṃ darśayati।

kamalanayanam ityatra nayanam iti upamānam asti।

upamā

upamārgaḥ   

yadā śarīrasthāḥ dhamanyādayaḥ bhāgāḥ avaruddhāḥ kṣatigrastāḥ vā bhavanti tadā śalyacikitsakena nirmitaḥ vaikalpikaḥ mārgaḥ।

śalyacikitsakena hṛdrogiṇaḥ hṛdaye upamārgaḥ nirmitaḥ।

upamā

upamānacintāmaṇiḥ   

ekā tarkavidyāsambandhinī kṛtiḥ ।

upamānacintāmaṇeḥ ullekhaḥ koṣe asti









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