Dyutimat: 5 definitions


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In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

1a) Dyutimat (द्युतिमत्).—A Sage of the ninth Manvantara.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa VIII. 13. 19; Viṣṇu-purāṇa III. 2. 23.

1b) A Yakṣa; a son of Puṇyajanī and Maṇibhadra.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 7. 125; Vāyu-purāṇa 69. 156.

1c) A mountain in Kuśadvīpa; same as Balāhaka.*

  • * Matsya-purāṇa 122. 55; Viṣṇu-purāṇa II. 4. 41.

1d) A son of Prāṇa and father of Rājavan.*

  • * Viṣṇu-purāṇa I. 10. 5.

1e) A son of Priyavrata; became king of Krauñcadvīpa.*

  • * Viṣṇu-purāṇa II. 1. 7, 14.
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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

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

Dyutimat (द्युतिमत्).—mfn. (-mān-matī-mat) Resplendent, bright. E. dyuti, and matup aff.

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

1) Dyutimat (द्युतिमत्):—[=dyuti-mat] [from dyuti > dyut] mfn. resplendent, bright, [Varāha-mihira; Rājataraṅgiṇī]

2) [v.s. ...] splendid, majestic, dignified, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa] etc.

3) [v.s. ...] m. Name of a prince of the Madras and father-in-law of Saha-deva, [Mahābhārata]

4) [v.s. ...] of a prince of the Śālvas and father of Ṛcīka, [ib.]

5) [v.s. ...] of a son of Madirāśva and father of Su-vīra, [ib.]

6) [v.s. ...] of a son of Priya-vrata and king of Krauñca-dvīpa, [Purāṇa]

7) [v.s. ...] of a son of Prāṇa (Pāṇḍu), [Viṣṇu-purāṇa]

8) [v.s. ...] of a Ṛṣi under the first Manu Meru-sāvarṇa ([Harivaṃśa]) or under Manu Dākṣasāvarṇi, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

9) [v.s. ...] of a son of Manu Svāyam-bhuva, [Harivaṃśa]

10) [v.s. ...] of a mountain, [Mahābhārata]

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

Dyutimat (द्युतिमत्):—[(mān-matī-mat) a.] Bright.

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

Dyutimat (द्युतिमत्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Juīma.

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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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