Cuti, aka: Cūti; 5 Definition(s)


Cuti means something in Buddhism, Pali, 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 Chuti.

In Buddhism



(Source): Journey to Nibbana: Patthana Dhama


(Source): Dhamma Study: Cetasikas
Abhidhamma book cover
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Abhidhamma (अभिधम्म) usually refers to the last section (piṭaka) of the Pali canon and includes schematic classifications of scholastic literature dealing with Theravāda Buddhism. Primary topics include psychology, philosophy, methodology and metaphysics which are rendered into exhaustive enumerations and commentaries.


cuti : (f.) shifting; passing away; vanishing.

(Source): BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

Cuti, (f.) (cp. Sk. cyuti, to cavati) vanishing, passing away, decease, shifting out of existence (opp. upapatti, cp. also gati & āgati) D.I, 162; S.II, 3=42; III, 53; M.I, 49; Sn.643; Dh.419; J.I, 19, 434; Vism.292, 460, 554; DhA.IV, 228. (Page 270)

(Source): Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
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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.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

cuṭī (चुटी).—f Commonly cuiṭī.

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cuṭī (चुटी) [or चुट्टी, cuṭṭī].—f A segar or a cheroot. 2 A pinch or the quantity contained in a pinch.

(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
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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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