Katya, Kaṭya, Kāṭya, Kātya: 10 definitions


Katya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.

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

Kāṭya (काट्य):—(von kāṭa) adj. in der Tiefe befindlich [Vājasaneyisaṃhitā 16, 37. 44.]

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Kātya (कात्य):—patron. von kata gaṇa gargādi zu [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 4, 1, 105.] [Pravarādhyāya] in [Weber’s Verzeichniss 56. 57.] [Weber’s Indische Studien 1, 227. fg.] [Lebensbeschreibung Śākyamuni’s 249 (19).] = kātyāyana [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 2, 7, 25.] ein Lexicograph [Scholiast] zu [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 145. 1127.]

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Kātya (कात्य):—= kātyāyana [Oxforder Handschriften 160,a,24. 182,b,32. 185,b,12. 189,b,12.]

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Kātya (कात्य):—(Nachträge) ebend. [3,64,a.]

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

Kāṭya (काट्य):—Adj. in der Tiefe befindlich.

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Kātya (कात्य):—m. Patron. = kātyāyana.

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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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