Dhmata, Dhmāta: 8 definitions


Dhmata means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Dhmāta (ध्मात).—Name of a fault in the pronunciation of a vowel when on account of fullness of breath it appears as uttered long (दीर्घ (dīrgha)), although really it is short; cf. श्वासभूयिष्ठतया ह्रस्वोपि दीर्घ इव लक्ष्यते (śvāsabhūyiṣṭhatayā hrasvopi dīrgha iva lakṣyate), Kaiyata on I. 1. Ahnika 1. Vart. 18.

context information

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.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dhmāta (ध्मात).—p. p. [dhmā-kta]

1) Blown (as a wind-instrument). ध्माता गिरेर्धातवः (dhmātā girerdhātavaḥ) Bh.

2) Blown up or into, inflamed, blown, fanned, excited.

3) Inflated, puffed, puffed up.

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

Dhmāta (ध्मात).—(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Inflamed, excited. 2. Blown into or up, inflated. 3. Blown by a bellows, (a fire, &c.) E. dhmā to blow, &c. affix kta.

Dhmāta can also be spelled as Dhmātā (ध्माता).

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

Dhmāta (ध्मात).—v. dham.

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

1) Dhmāta (ध्मात):—[from dhmā] mfn. blown, blown up or into, [Ṛg-veda] etc. etc.

2) [v.s. ...] inflamed, excited, [Horace H. Wilson]

3) [v.s. ...] n. a [particular] wrong pronunciation of vowels, [Patañjali]

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

Dhmāta (ध्मात):—[(taḥ-tā-taṃ) p.] Blown (as a fire).

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

Dhmāta (ध्मात) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Jhāya, Dhaṃta, Dhamia, Dhamiya.

[Sanskrit to German]

Dhmata in German

context information

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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