Chedya; 3 Definition(s)


Chedya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 Chhedya.

In Hinduism

General definition (in Hinduism)

Chedya is a medical term used in Ayurveda meaning "incising".

Source: Wisdom Library: Hinduism

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

chēdya (छेद्य).—a S (Possible, purposed, necessary &c.) to be cut, split, cleft, severed.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
context information

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-English dictionary

Chedya (छेद्य).—p. p. [chid-ṇyat] To be cut or divided, divisible.

-dyam Amputation.

Source: DDSA: The practical 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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Śīrṣachedya (शीर्षछेद्य).—a. fit to be beheaded, deserving death by dacapitation; शीर्षच्छेद्यः...
Cheda (छेद).—(= chedya, q.v.), a martial art: chede vā bhede vā Mv ii.74.1.
Bhedya (भेद्य).—That which is distinguished; the word which is qualified; cf. भेद्यं विशेष्यम् ...
Chedita (छेदित).—a. Cut, divided, split &c.

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