Abhukta: 11 definitions


Abhukta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Abhukt.

In Hinduism

Jyotisha (astronomy and astrology)

Source: Daivi Varnashram: Nakṣatra Gaṇḍānta

1) The word Abhukta implies (a) uneaten as in fasting or being denied food for sustenance, (b) unenjoyed or unused as in abstinence indicating one who is neither a source of joy nor of any use to the world (society). It shows one who is like an unexpended unannounced guest disturbing and shocking the existing structure.

2) Abhukta means that which cannot be enjoyed or adored. All the sages are unanimous in the opinion that a child born in any of the six Abhukta portions should be given away (for adoption) and taken back after 8 years have been completed.

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Jyotisha (ज्योतिष, jyotiṣa or jyotish) refers to ‘astronomy’ or “Vedic astrology” and represents the fifth of the six Vedangas (additional sciences to be studied along with the Vedas). Jyotisha concerns itself with the study and prediction of the movements of celestial bodies, in order to calculate the auspicious time for rituals and ceremonies.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

abhukta (अभुक्त).—a (S) Unenjoyed or unused. 2 That has not dined, impransus: also that has not enjoyed or used.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

abhukta (अभुक्त).—a Unenjoyed. That has not dined.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Abhukta (अभुक्त).—a.

1) Uneaten, unenjoyed, unused; अभुक्तायां यस्यां क्षणमपि न यातं नृपशतैः (abhuktāyāṃ yasyāṃ kṣaṇamapi na yātaṃ nṛpaśataiḥ) Bhartṛhari 3.25.

2) (Actively used) One who has not eaten, enjoyed, used &c.; cf. पति (pati).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhukta (अभुक्त).—mfn.

(-ktaḥ-ktā-ktaṃ) 1. Uneaten. 2. Unenjoyed, unused. unexpended. 3. One who has not eaten. 4. One who has not enjoyed or possessed. E. a neg. bhukta eaten.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhukta (अभुक्त).—[adjective] uneaten, not enjoyed.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Abhukta (अभुक्त):—[=a-bhukta] mfn. uneaten

2) [v.s. ...] unenjoyed, unused, unexpended

3) [v.s. ...] one who has not eaten, enjoyed or expended.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhukta (अभुक्त):—[tatpurusha compound] m. f. n.

(-ktaḥ-ktā-ktam) 1) a. Uneaten. [b.]) One who has not eaten.

2) a. Unenjoyed, unused. [b.]) One who has not enjoyed or used; comp. bhukti and bhuktābhukta. E. a neg. and bhukta.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhukta (अभुक्त):—[a-bhukta] (ktaḥ-ktā-ktaṃ) a. Unenjoyed.

[Sanskrit to German]

Abhukta in German

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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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Hindi dictionary

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Abhukta (अभुक्त) [Also spelled abhukt]:—(a) unfulfilled, ungratified; unenjoyed; unused.

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