Katura, Kaṭura: 6 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Katura means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kaṭura (कटुर).—Buttermilk mixed with water. -a. Mean, vile.

Derivable forms: kaṭuraḥ (कटुरः).

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

Kaṭura (कटुर).—n.

(-raṃ) Buttermilk. E. kaṭu and to give, affix ḍa.

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

Kaṭura (कटुर):—[from kaṭ] n. buttermilk mixed with water, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Kaṭura (कटुर):—(raṃ) 1. n. Butter-milk.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Kaṭura (कटुर):—n. mit Wasser gemischte Buttermilch (s. takra) [Jaṭādhara im Śabdakalpadruma] — Vgl. kaṅkara, kaccara, kaṭvara, kadara, kadvara .

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

Kaṭura (कटुर):—n. Buttermilch mit Wasser.

context information

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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