Ghota: 11 definitions



Ghota means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

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Pali-English dictionary

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

Ghota, is read at J.I, 454, probably for ghaṭṭa; meaning is “striking, stroke, ” combined with kasā, whip. (Page 258)

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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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

ghōṭa (घोट).—m ( H) A gulp.

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ghōṭa (घोट) [or जिवाचा घोट घेणें-करणें, jivācā ghōṭa ghēṇēṃ-karaṇēṃ].—a gulp of; to swallow up.) To worry exceedingly.

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ghōṭa (घोट).—a Commonly ghuvaṭa.

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ghōṭā (घोटा).—m (Verbal of ghōṭaṇēṃ) Gulping eagerly and largely. v lāva.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

ghōṭa (घोट).—m A gulp. ghōṭa or jivācā ghōṭa ghēṇēṃ-karaṇēṃ To make a gulp of; to swallow up. To worry exceedingly.

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ghoṭa (घोट).—A horse; शाटीहाटक घोटक स्फुटघटाटोपाय तुभ्यं नमः (śāṭīhāṭaka ghoṭaka sphuṭaghaṭāṭopāya tubhyaṃ namaḥ) Udb.; यद्येकोऽपि बलात्तुरुष्कयवनेष्वारूढघोटो भटः (yadyeko'pi balātturuṣkayavaneṣvārūḍhaghoṭo bhaṭaḥ) Viś. Guṇā.163.

Derivable forms: ghoṭaḥ (घोटः).

See also (synonyms): ghoṃṭaka.

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

Ghoṭa (घोट).—m.

(-ṭaḥ) a horse: see the next.

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

Ghoṭa (घोट).—[masculine] horse.

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

1) Ghoṭa (घोट):—m. (cf.ghuṭ) a horse, [Āpastamba-śrauta-sūtra xv, 3, 12]

2) the beard, [Demetrius Galanos’s Lexiko: sanskritikes, anglikes, hellenikes]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Ghoṭa (घोट):—m.

1) Pferd [Āpastamba’s Śrautasūtra 15,3,12.] —

2) *Bart [Galano's Wörterbuch]

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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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