Ceda, Cēḍa, Ceḍa: 9 definitions


Ceda means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Jainism, Prakrit. 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 Cheda.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

cēḍa (चेड).—f C A little girl or a young woman.

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cēḍā (चेडा).—m A piśāca or goblin of that class which can be summoned and employed to harass people. 2 C A son or a boy.

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

cēḍa (चेड).—

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cēḍā (चेडा).—m A goblin. A boy.

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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

Ceḍa (चेड).—[ciṭ ac, vā ṭasya ḍaḥ] A servant; एतत्तस्य मुखाच्छ्रुत्वा राजचेटस्य दुर्मनाः (etattasya mukhācchrutvā rājaceṭasya durmanāḥ) Kathāsaritsāgara 6.127.

Derivable forms: ceḍaḥ (चेडः).

See also (synonyms): ceṭa.

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

Ceḍa (चेड).—m.

(-ḍaḥ) A servant. f. (-ḍī) A female servent or slave. E. ciṭ to serve, ac affix, and ṭa changed to ḍa; also ceṭa, &c. as above, and ceḍaka, ceḍikā, &c.

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

Ceḍa (चेड):—[from ceṭaka > ceṭa] m. a servant, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc. [Scholiast or Commentator]]

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

Ceḍa (चेड):—[(ḍaḥ-ḍī)] 1. m. 3. f. Idem.

[Sanskrit to German]

Ceda 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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Prakrit-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary

Ceḍa (चेड) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Ceṭa.

Ceḍa has the following synonyms: Ceḍaga, Ceḍaya.

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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.

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