Udu: 18 definitions


Udu means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, the history of ancient India, Marathi, Jainism, Prakrit, 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.

Udu has 16 English definitions available.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Uḍu (उडु):—

1) f. n. Stern (wohl aus uḍupa 2. gefolgert) [Amarakoṣa 1, 1, 2, 22.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 107.] [Raghuvaṃśa 16, 65.] —

2) n. Wasser (aus uḍupa 1. gefolgert) [BHARATA] zu [Amarakoṣa im Śabdakalpadruma]

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Uḍu (उडु):—

1) f. n. [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 3, 5, 20.] gaṇaiḥ [Mālavikāgnimitra 82.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 9, 2, 6. 10, 3, 2. 8, 21, 30. 10, 29, 44.] [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 24, 22. 46, 21.] loka [KĀŚĪKH. 13, 78. 14, 1] in [Gött. gel. Anz. 1860, S. 736.] n. ein Nakṣatra [Weber’s Indische Studien 5, 297.] [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 8, 22.]

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

Uḍu (उडु):——

1) f. n. Stern.

2) n. — a) Mondhaus. — b) *Wasser.

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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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