Puya, Pūya: 19 definitions


Puya means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi, biology, Tamil. 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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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Pūya (पूय):—(von pūy) m. [?(Suśruta 2, 80, 12. The Śatapathabrāhmaṇa 3, 1, 3,

10) und Nalopākhyāna Amarakoṣa 3, 6, 4, 35, v. l.] stinkender —, fauliger Ausfluss, Jauche, Eiter [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 624.] [Śabdacandrikā im Śabdakalpadruma] annena manuṣyāṃstrāyase pūyena sarpānyajñena devān [ĀŚV. GṚHY. 2, 1.] pūyaśoṇitam [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 3, 180] [?(vgl. Mahābhārata 13, 4282). 4, 220. 5, 123. 12, 72. Mahābhārata 3, 13408. 14221. 10, 733. Harivaṃśa 11336. Suśruta 1, 15, 8. 62, 5. 70, 9. 118, 13.] antaḥpūya (vraṇa) [2, 7, 1. 306, 19. 369, 19.] [Spr. 729.] toyadāḥ pūyavarṣiṇaḥ [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 3, 17, 13. 19, 19. 7, 12, 25.] — Vgl. ka, ku .

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Pūya (पूय):—[Spr. (II) 401] (Conj.).

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

Pūya (पूय):—m. n. stinkender — , fauliger Ausfluss , Jauche , Eiter.

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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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