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upamāna: neuter vocative singular stem: upamāna
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upamānam2.10.36MasculineSingularupamā
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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.
upamānaf. 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.
pratyupamānan. a counter comparison, the ideal of an ideal View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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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.
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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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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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))

Frequency rank 47581/72933
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upamāna

particle of comparison, simile, one of tantrayuktis, analogy, upamāna pramāṇa means of knowledge by testimony.

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upamāna

upamānam   

yena saba sādṛśyaṃ darśayati।

kamalanayanam ityatra nayanam iti upamānam asti।

upamāna

upamānacintāmaṇiḥ   

ekā tarkavidyāsambandhinī kṛtiḥ ।

upamānacintāmaṇeḥ ullekhaḥ koṣe asti









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