Avaruddha: 12 definitions
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avaruddha : (pp. of avarundhati) put under restraint; besieged; imprisoned.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Avaruddha, (fr. avarundhati) 1. Doubtful reading at Vin. IV, 181, apparently meaning “in revolt, out of hand” (of slaves) — 2. (late form of oruddha) restrained Sdhp. 592. (Page 83)
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.
avarūddha (अवरूद्ध).—p S Obstructed, impeded, hindered, stopped. 2 Kept--a mistress.
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.
Avaruddha (अवरुद्ध).—p. p.
1) Obstructed, stopped, checked, hindered.
2) Shut up or in, enclosed. अवरुद्धवृत्तम् (avaruddhavṛttam) Kau. A.1.
3) Incognito, disguised; अस्ति कश्चिद्राजसूनुरवरुद्ध- श्चरन् (asti kaścidrājasūnuravaruddha- ścaran) Dk.; अवरुद्धोऽचरत्पार्थो वर्षाणि त्रिदशानि च (avaruddho'caratpārtho varṣāṇi tridaśāni ca) Mb.
4) Protected, and not seen by others; अवरुद्धासु दासीषु गम्यासु (avaruddhāsu dāsīṣu gamyāsu) Y.2.29; Manusmṛti 8.236.
5) Imprisoned, secluded as in the inner apartments.
6) Overwhelmed, affected; प्रहर्षेणावरुद्धा सा व्याहर्तुं न शशाक ह (praharṣeṇāvaruddhā sā vyāhartuṃ na śaśāka ha) Rām.6.113.14.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-ddhaḥ-ddhā-ddhaṃ) 1. Checked, stopped, hindered. 2. Shut up or in, inclosed. 3. Secluded, as in a harm. E. ava, and ruddha hindered.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Avaruddha (अवरुद्ध).—[adjective] checked, stopped, imprisoned.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Avaruddha (अवरुद्ध):—[=ava-ruddha] [from ava-rudh] mfn. hindered, checked, stopped, kept back, [Śakuntalā; Sāhitya-darpaṇa]
2) [v.s. ...] shut in, enclosed, [Manu-smṛti viii, 236 etc.]
3) [v.s. ...] imprisoned secluded (as in the inner apartments), [Yājñavalkya ii, 290, etc.]
4) [v.s. ...] expelled, [Mahābhārata iv, 2011, etc.]
5) [v.s. ...] wrapped up, covered, [Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā]
6) [v.s. ...] disguised, [Daśakumāra-carita]
7) [v.s. ...] [Vedic or Veda] obtained, gained, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Avaruddha (अवरुद्ध):—[ava-ruddha] (ddhaḥ-ddhā-ddhaṃ) p. Stopped, shut in.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
Avaruddha (अवरुद्ध) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Avaruddha, Oruddha.
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.
Avaruddha (अवरुद्ध) [Also spelled avaruddh]:—(a) obstructed, hindered, impeded; restrained; impounded; arrested; hence ~[tā] (nf).
Avaruddha (अवरुद्ध) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Avaruddha.
Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.
1) [adjective] obstructed; checked; hindered; stopped.
2) [adjective] enclosed.
3) [adjective] imprisoned; secluded as in the inner apartments.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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Starts with: Avaruddhadeha, Avaruddhaka, Avaruddhati.
Ends with: Anavaruddha, Ghanavaruddha, Pratyavaruddha, Samavaruddha.
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