Hota, Hotā: 7 definitions
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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
- 1) Matsya-purāṇa 167. 7; 246. 12; Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 5. 10.
- 2) Matsya-purāṇa 23. 20.
- 3) Ib. 58. 11.
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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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
hōṭa (होट) [or होंट, hōṇṭa].—m (ōṣṭha S through H) A lip. hōṭācēṃ vāḷaṇēṃ or jiraṇēṃ To be grown out of childhood. Pr. hōṭānta ēka pōṭānta ēka Expressive of a dissembler or double dealer. Pr. hōṭābāhēra tēṃ kōṭābāhēra A matter once escaped from one's lips spreads in the wide world abroad. hōṭāṃvara dūdha disaṇēṃ To be still a very youngster. hōṭāsa jāḷa pōṭāsa kāḷa Used of a person (esp. a servant or other retainer or dependant) whose lips are ever burning hot ("set on fire"--see James iii. 6) with words of strife or vilification, and whose belly is ever swallowing and devouring even as the devourer Death.
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hōtā (होता).—m (S) The officiating Brahman at a sacrifice; the priest who recites the prayers of the Rigveda. Ex. aisā mānuni paḷatā jhālā hōtṛsamūha.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
hōṭa (होट).—m A lip. hōṭābāhēra tēṃ kōṭābāhēra A matter once escaped from one's lips spreads in the wide world abroad. hōṭāṃvara dūdha disaṇēṃ Be still a very youngster. hōṭānta ēka pōṭānta ēka Said of a dissembler or a double dealer.
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hōtā (होता).—m The officiating Brahman at a sacrifice.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Hoṭā (होटा):—f. [varia lectio] for hoḍhā.
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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Hotā (होता):—(nm) one who offers oblation (to the sacrificial fire).
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Hōta (ಹೋತ):—[noun] a male of any of a genus (Capra) of wild or domesticated bovid ruminants with hollow horns; a he-goat.
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Hōta (ಹೋತ):—[noun] = ಹೋತೃ - [hotri -]2.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
Tamil dictionarySource: DDSA: University of Madras: Tamil Lexicon
Hōtā (ஹோதா) noun < Urdu uhdā. Position, status; நிலைமை. [nilaimai.] (C. G.)
Tamil is an ancient language of India from the Dravidian family spoken by roughly 250 million people mainly in southern India and Sri Lanka.
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Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 1.26.7 < [Sukta 26]
Rig Veda 1.127.10 < [Sukta 127]
Rig Veda 4.9.3 < [Sukta 9]
Dhammapada (Illustrated) (by Ven. Weagoda Sarada Maha Thero)
Verse 327 - The Story of the Elephant Called Pāveyyaka < [Chapter 23 - Nāga Vagga (The Great)]
Verse 283-284 - The Story of Five Old Monks < [Chapter 20 - Magga Vagga (The Path)]
Verse 242-243 - The Story of a Man Whose Wife Committed Adultery < [Chapter 18 - Mala Vagga (Impurities)]
Soma in Vedic Mythology and Ritual (study) (by Anjana Chakraborty)
Tattvartha Sutra (with commentary) (by Vijay K. Jain)
Verse 5.35 - Atoms of the the same class (sadṛśa) < [Chapter 5 - The Non-living Substances]
Verse 2.34 - Birth in special beds (upapāda-janma) < [Chapter 2 - Category of the Living]
Verse 2.35 - Birth by pontaneous generation (sammūrcchana-janma) < [Chapter 2 - Category of the Living]
Shaiva Upanishads (A Critical Study) (by Arpita Chakraborty)
11. The Taittirīya Upaniṣad glorifies on “OM” < [Chapter 2 - “Om” and its Esoteric Significance]
Gemstones of the Good Dhamma (by Ven. S. Dhammika)