Atu, Ātu: 10 definitions
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Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar
Atu (अतु).—Short term used by Pāṇini to signify together the five affixes क्तवतु, ड्वतुप्, ड्मतुप् मतुप् (ktavatu, ḍvatup, ḍmatup matup) and वतुप् (vatup) ;cf.अत्वसन्तस्य चाधातोः (atvasantasya cādhātoḥ) P. VI.4.14.
Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.
India history and geographySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
Aṭu.—(Chamba), a land measure. Cf. jilo, etc. Note: aṭu is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
Languages of India and abroad
Pali-English dictionarySource: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Ātu, (dialectical) father M. I, 449 (cp. Trenckner’s note on p. 567: the text no doubt purports to make the woman speak a sort of patois). (Page 98)
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
ātū (आतू).—f (āta) A respectful term of compellation or mention for a paternal aunt.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Ātu (आतु).—[at-uṇ] A raft, float.
Derivable forms: ātuḥ (आतुः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-tuḥ) A raft, a float. E. āṅ, tṛ to cross, and ḍu aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ātu (आतु):—m. = āḍū q.v., [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ātu (आतु):—(tuḥ) 2. m. A raft.
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Ātu (आतु):—m. Floss [Śabdamālā im Śabdakalpadruma] — Vgl. āḍū .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Ātu (आतु):—m. Floss. Vgl. āḍū.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+53): Atubadalena, Atubadalenavihara, Atuc, Atuch, Atud, Atudanem, Atudant, Atuhina, Atuhinadhaman, Atuhinarasmi, Atuhinaruci, Atuj, Atuje, Atuji, Atuka, Atukotpattu, Atul, Atula, Atula-vihara, Atulabali.
Ends with (+333): Abhikratu, Adbhutakratu, Adhahpatu, Adhvaryukratu, Adrijatu, Adriptakratu, Ahritayajnakratu, Akasadhatu, Akkhatu, Akratu, Aksharasadhatu, Amatadhatu, Amitakratu, Annatu, Antahkratu, Anukaranadhatu, Anuppadatu, Anutthatu, Apatu, Apo-dhatu.
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