Dutya, Dūtya: 10 definitions


Dutya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India. 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.

India history and geography

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary

Dūtya.—same as dautya; function of the Dūtaka (q. v.). Note: dūtya is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dūtya (दूत्य).—

1) Employment of a messenger.

2) An embassy.

3) A message.

4) The state or function of a messenger; प्रेषयामास दौत्येन रावणस्य ततोऽङ्गदम् (preṣayāmāsa dautyena rāvaṇasya tato'ṅgadam) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 3.283.54.

Derivable forms: dūtyam (दूत्यम्).

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

Dūtya (दूत्य).—n.

(-tyaṃ) 1. An embassy, a message. 2. The abstract state or condition of a message or a messonger. E. dūta a messenger, and yat aff.

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

Dūtya (दूत्य).—i. e. dūta + ya, n., also f. , A message, [Harivaṃśa, (ed. Calc.)] 6180; [Kathāsaritsāgara, (ed. Brockhaus.)] 13, 132.

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

Dūtya (दूत्य).—[neuter] dūtyā [feminine] the same; message, news.

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

1) Dūtya (दूत्य):—[from dūtaka > dūta] n. the state or office of an ambassador

2) [v.s. ...] an embassy, message, [Ṛg-veda; Harṣacarita etc.]

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

Dūtya (दूत्य):—(tyaṃ) 1. n. An embassy.

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Dutya 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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Dūtya (ದೂತ್ಯ):—

1) [noun] = ದೂತತ್ವ [dutatva].

2) [noun] 2.a communication passed or sent (in writing, by signals, etc.); a message.

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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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