Adat: 5 definitions


Adat means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Adat (अदत्).—a. Toothless.

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

1) Adat (अदत्):—[from ad] 1. adat mfn. eating, [Ṛg-veda x, 4, 4, etc.]

2) [=a-dat] 2. a-dat ([Ṛg-veda]) or adatka ([Chāndogya-upaniṣad]) mfn. toothless. (For 1. adat See above.)

3) Ādat (आदत्):—[imperfect tense] [from] ā- √1. q.v.

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

Adat (अदत्):—I. m. f. n. (-dan-dantī-dat) Eating. E. ad, kṛt aff. śatṛ. Ii. [bahuvrihi compound] m. f. n. (-dan-datī-dat) Having no teeth, toothless. E. a priv. and dat, considered as a substitute of danta.

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Adat 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

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Adat in Hindi refers in English to:—(nf) habit; ~[na] by force of habit, as a matter of habit..—adat (आदत) is alternatively transliterated as Ādata.

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