Catushpada, Catuṣpadā, Catuspada, Catuppada, Catur-pada, Catutpada, Catushpadi: 25 definitions

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Catushpada has 23 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Catuṣpadā can be transliterated into English as Catuspada or Catushpada, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Chatushpada.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Catushpada in Sanskrit glossary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Catuṣpada (चतुष्पद):—(ca + pada)

1) adj. f. ā a) vierfüssig, m. ein vierfüssiges Thier [Amarakoṣa 3, 6, 5, 37.] [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha 4, 139.] [Medinīkoṣa d. 48.] [Mahābhārata 1, 3610. 3619. 14, 1010.] [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 21, 17.] (annam) dvipadāṃ ca catuṣpadaḥ [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 6, 4, 9.] (gauḥ) catuṣpadā [Mahābhārata 3, 10661.] — b) aus 4 Pāda bestehend: triṣṭubh [Taittirīyasaṃhitā 3, 2, 9, 1.] [The Śatapathabrāhmaṇa 11, 2, 2, 2.] catuṣpadayā yajati [Aitareyabrāhmaṇa 1, 17.] [Chāndogyopaniṣad 3, 12, 5.] [Prātiśākhya zum Ṛgveda 16, 31. 41. 17, 30. 18, 22.] [Mālavikāgnimitra 19, 11. 12. 20, 15.] — c) tetranomisch [Algebra 280.] —

2) m. a) Bez. bestimmter Bilder der Ekliptik: meṣavṛṣasiṃharāśayo makarapūrvārdhaṃ dhanuḥparārdhaṃ ca [DĪP. im Śabdakalpadruma] [Varāhamihira’s Laghujātaka 1, 11. fgg.] [Weber’s Indische Studien 2, 280.] — b) Bez. eines unbeweglichen Karaṇa (s. karaṇa [3,Manu’s Gesetzbuch]) [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 99,5. 8.] Nach [Medinīkoṣa] karaṇāntare, nach [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha] strīṇāṃ karaṇabhede d. i. eine besondere Art coitus. — c) Name eines Strauchs [Rājanirghaṇṭa im Śabdakalpadruma] u. bhiṇḍā . —

3) f. ā Name eines Metrums: [30 X 4 X 4] Moren [Colebrooke II, 156 (III, 12)]; vgl. catuṣpadikā . —

4) n. ein Verein von 4 Pāda [Mālavikāgnimitra 16, 18.]

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Catuṣpāda (चतुष्पाद):—(ca + pāda) adj. f. ī vierfüssig, m. ein vierfüssiges Thier: paśavaḥ [Aitareyabrāhmaṇa 2, 18. 6, 2.] [The Śatapathabrāhmaṇa 3, 7, 3, 2. 6, 8, 2, 17.] [Suśruta 1, 207, 17.] [Rāmāyaṇa 5, 17, 30.] kṛto doṣaḥ [Yājñavalkya’s Gesetzbuch 2, 298.] dharma [Mahābhārata 3, 11246.] viertheilig: dhanurveda [1459.]

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Catuṣpada (चतुष्पद):—

1) d) aus 4 Wörtern bestehend [Prātiśākhya zur Vājasaneyisaṃhitā 1, 157.] —

2) b) als Name eines Karaṇa neutr.; vgl. noch [Sūryasiddhānta 2, 67.]

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Catuṣpāda (चतुष्पाद):—adj. (f. ā) viertheilig [SARVADARŚANAS. 167, 5.] [Z. 2 lies 6, 8, 2, 7 Stenzler 6, 8, 2, 17.]

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Catuṣpāda (चतुष्पाद):—nämlich adhyāya das Kapitel, welches von den vier Objecten (Arzt, Arzenei, Pfleger, Kranker) handelt: khuḍḍāka, mahā [CARAKA 1, 9. 10.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Catuṣpada (चतुष्पद):—1. —

1) am Anfange eines Comp. vier Stollen.

2) n. Sg. und Pl. vier Felder oder Fächer [Agnipurāṇa 40,16.18.]

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Catuṣpada (चतुष्पद):—2. —

1) Adj. (f. ā) — a) vierfüssig. — b) vierstollig. — c) aus vier Wörtern bestehend. — d) tetranomisch.

2) m. — a) ein vierfüssiges Thier — b) Bez. bestimmter Zodiakalbilder. — c) *quidam coeundi modus.

3) f. ā ein best. Metrum.

4) n. ein best. ^2. karaṇa 4)n).

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Catuṣpāda (चतुष्पाद):——

1) Adj. — a) vierfüssig ; f. ī — b) viertheilig ; f. ā [Aufrecht 56,a ,3.] —

2) m. ein vierfüssiges Thier.

3) f. catuṣpādī ein Complex von 4 Füssen.

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