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"Anupama" is a Sanskrit word meaning "unparalleled", or "uncomparable" (beyond comparison with something else). It has a feminine gender and refers to the goddess or Shakti. It is also a given name.

"an-" is the negator prefix. "Upama" is an "Artha Alankar" (construct) that is used to describe Thing A (the comparable) as being similar to Thing B (the compared). This is probably equivalent to "simile" in English figure of speech. Another "Artha Alankar", called "Rupak" is like the English "Metaphor" in that Thing A is described as if it is modeling Thing B. A third "Artha Alankar", called "Utpreksha" describes that the comparable evokes the compared, rather than modeling it.

People

  • Annupamaa - A Tamil playback singer from India
  • Anupama Bhagwat
    Anupama Bhagwat
    -Early life and education:Bhagwat was born 1974 in Bhilai, India. She was introduced to playing sitar at the age of nine by her uncle. Bhagwat trained under R. N. Verma of the Maihar gharana and traveled to Bhilai at the age of 13 to train under Bimalendu Mukherjee of the Imdadkhani gharana...

     - A musician from India
  • Anupama Chopra
    Anupama Chopra
    Anupama Chopra is a noted author, journalist and film critic. She has written several books on Indian cinema and has been a movie reviewer with NDTV and India Today.-Career:...

     - A movie reviewer (NDTV and India Today) from India
  • Anupama Niranjana
    Anupama Niranjana
    Anupama Niranjana was a doctor in India and writer of modern Kannada fiction and non-fiction.She advocated the woman's point of view and was one among such writers in Kannada, which includes others like Triveni and M. K. Indira...

      - A writer of Kannada fiction
  • Anupama Verma
    Anupama Verma
    Anupama Verma is a model, actress, and television personality from Delhi. She was discovered by well known celebrity photographer Shantanu Sheorey when she was in ninth grade...

     - A model from India
  • Anupama Kumar
    Anupama Kumar
    Anupama Prakash Kumar , better known as Anupama Kumar, is an Indian film actress and model. Having appeared in more than 300 ad films, she made her debut as an actress in the 2004 Hindi film Kyun...! Ho Gaya Na and got widely noticed for her performance in Tamil film Pokkisham, Vamsam, Ayyanar,...

     - A model and actress from India
  • Anupama Deshpande
    Anupama Deshpande
    Anupama Deshapande is a Bollywood playback singer who has won the Filmfare Award for Best Female Playback Singer for her folk song "Sohni Chinab Di" in the film Sohni Mahiwal .-Notable songs:*"Sohni Chinab Di" from Sohni Mahiwal...

     - A Hindi playback singer from India

Film

  • Anupama (1966 film)
    Anupama (1966 film)
    Anupama is a 1966 Hindi film, directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee. The movie stars Dharmendra, Sharmila Tagore, Shashikala, Deven Verma and Durga Khote...

     - 1966 Indian Hindi language film directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee
    Hrishikesh Mukherjee
    Hrishikesh Mukherjee ) was a famous Indian film director known for a number of films, including Satyakam, Chupke Chupke, Anupama, Anand, Abhimaan, Guddi, Gol Maal, Aashirwad, Bawarchi, and Namak Haraam.Popularly known as Hrishi-da, he directed 42 films during his career spanning over four decades,...