Ceta, Ceṭa, Cetā: 22 definitions


Ceta means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

Ceta has 20 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Cheta.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Ceṭa (चेट):—

1) m. Diener, Sclave [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 360.] [Mṛcchakaṭikā 129, 10. fg.] [Sāhityadarpana 77. 85.] rāja [Kathāsaritsāgara 6, 127.] garbha Sclave von Geburt (vgl. garbhadāsa) [Rājataraṅgiṇī 3, 153. 6, 235.] —

2) f. ī Dienerin, Sclavin [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 534.] preṣyāśceṭyaśca [Rāmāyaṇa 2, 91, 62.] [Śākuntala 77, 11.] [Kathāsaritsāgara 4, 40. 43. 12, 59.] [Bharata] zu [Śākuntala 5, 2.] [Amarakoṣa 1, 1, 7, 15.]

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

Ceṭa (चेट):——

1) m. — a) Diener , Sclave. — b) ein best. Fisch [Āpastamba’s Dharmasūtra 1,17,38.] —

2) f. ī Dienerin , Sclavin.

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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