Marta: 6 definitions


Marta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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

Marta (मर्त):—(von 1. mar) [Uṇādisūtra 3, 86.] [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 5, 4, 36, Vārttika von Kātyāyana. 8.] [Kāśikīvṛtti] zu [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 5, 4, 30.] ein Sterblicher, Mensch [das 2, 3. Im Ṛgveda] sehr häufig; in der [Vājasaneyisaṃhitā] nur vier Mal [Prātiśākhya zur Vājasaneyisaṃhitā 4, 159.] in der nachvedischen Literatur vielleicht nur fehlerhaft für martya . [Ṛgveda 1, 5, 10. 67, 1. 136, 5. 3, 1, 17. 6, 1, 9. 2, 4.] eko deva.rā dayase.hi martān [7, 23, 5. 28, 1. 8, 1, 22. 4, 4.] martā.amartyasya te.bhūri.nāma manāmahe [5.] [Śāṅkhāyana’s Brāhmaṇa 11, 4 ] (v. l. martya). [Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 100, 18. 103, 15.] die Welt der Sterblichen, die Erde (vgl. martya) [UJJVAL.] — Vgl. a .

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

Marta (मर्त):——

1) m. — a) ein Sterblicher , Mensch. — b) *die Welt der Sterblichen , die Erde.

2) f. martā (sc.) saṃhitā [Saṃhitopaniṣad 22,2.] martāpadaṃ vidvate yasyāṃ sā Comm.

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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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