Adhmata, aka: Ādhmāta; 2 Definition(s)


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Ādhmāta (आध्मात).—p. p.

1) Puffed up, inflated, elated, filled with (lit. and fig.). charged with; पापेनेवाध्मातमूर्तयः (pāpenevādhmātamūrtayaḥ) K.17; Dk.11; मिथ्याध्मात (mithyādhmāta) Mv.3.28;6.3; Mk.9.12; अमृत° (amṛta°) U.6.21, Mk.5.22; भर° हृदयः (bhara° hṛdayaḥ) U.1.29; दर्प° (darpa°) filled with pride.

2) Excessively affected, increased, magnified; ज्यानिर्घोषममन्ददुन्दुभिरवैराध्मातम् (jyānirghoṣamamandadundubhiravairādhmātam) U.5.6; Mk.5.18.

3) Sounded, sounding, dinned; जनकोलाहलाध्माता (janakolāhalādhmātā) (nagarī) Rām.5.55.31.

4) Burnt.

5) Sick by the swelling of the belly.

-taḥ 1 Flatulence, swelling of the abdomen with noise.

2) War, battle.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ādhmāta (आध्मात).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Sounded, sounding. 2. Inflated. 3. Burnt. m.

(-taḥ) 1. Flatulence, borborygmi, swelling of the abdomen with noise. 2. War, battle. E. āṅ before dhmā to blow, affix kta.

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