Dada: 18 definitions


Dada means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi, Hindi, biology. 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.

Dada has 15 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Daad.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Dada (दद):—(von 1. ) gebend [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 3, 1, 139.] Vgl. abhayaṃdada .

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Dāda (दाद):—(von dad = 1. ) m. Gabe, Spende: spṛṣṭvā toyaṃ halāyudhaḥ . dattvā ca vividhāndādān [Mahābhārata 9, 2117. 2269.] Gewöhnlich steht in ähnlicher Verbindung dāya . Auch [Wilson’s Wörterbuch] hat die Form dāda, aber ohne Angabe einer Autorität; derselbe führt auch dādada (dāda + 1. da) und dādin (von dad) in der Bed. gebend auf.

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Dada (दद):—vgl. dhanaṃdadā .

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Dāda (दाद):—, die ed. Bomb. an beiden Stellen richtig dāya .

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

Dada (दद):——

1) Adj. (f. ā) dass. in abhiyaṃdada und dhanaṃdadā. —

2) m. Nomen proprium eines Fürsten [Bombay asiatic Journal (Geldner) 10,25.]

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Dāda (दाद):—[Mahābhārata 9,2117.2269] fehlerhaft für dāya.

context information

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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