Gudhotpanna, Gūḍhotpanna, Gūḍhōtpanna, Gudha-utpanna: 9 definitions


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In Hinduism

Dharmashastra (religious law)

Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-śāstra

Gūḍhotpanna (गूढोत्पन्न) refers to one of the twelve types of sons (putra) according to the Manusmṛti 9.159-160 and the Nāradasmṛti 4.13.45-46.

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Dharmashastra (धर्मशास्त्र, dharmaśāstra) contains the instructions (shastra) regarding religious conduct of livelihood (dharma), ceremonies, jurisprudence (study of law) and more. It is categorized as smriti, an important and authoritative selection of books dealing with the Hindu lifestyle.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

gūḍhōtpanna (गूढोत्पन्न).—m S One of the twelve sons or heirs; one's son through his being born in one's house of some strange woman; the son of secret birth.

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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

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Gūḍhotpanna (गूढोत्पन्न).—one of the 12 kinds of sons in Hindu-law; he is a son born secretly of a woman, when her husband is absent, the real father being unknown; गृहे प्रच्छन्न उत्पन्नो गूढजस्तु सुतः स्मृतः (gṛhe pracchanna utpanno gūḍhajastu sutaḥ smṛtaḥ) Y.2.129; Manusmṛti 9.159,17.

Derivable forms: gūḍhotpannaḥ (गूढोत्पन्नः).

Gūḍhotpanna is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms gūḍha and utpanna (उत्पन्न). See also (synonyms): gūḍhaja.

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

Gūḍhotpanna (गूढोत्पन्न).—m.

(-nnaḥ) The son of concealed birth: see gūḍhaja. E. gūḍha privately, and utpanna born.

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

Gūḍhotpanna (गूढोत्पन्न).—[adjective] = gūḍhaja.

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

Gūḍhotpanna (गूढोत्पन्न):—[from gūḍha > guh] mfn. = ḍha-ja, [Manu-smṛti ix, 159 and 170.]

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

Gūḍhotpanna (गूढोत्पन्न):—[gūḍho-tpanna] (nnaḥ) 1. m. A son not knowing who is his father.

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Gudhotpanna 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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