Kuda, aka: Kudā; 3 Definition(s)


Kuda means something in Buddhism, Pali, Marathi. 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

Kudā, see under ku°. (Page 221)

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

kuḍa (कुड).—ind Interjection used in driving off fowls &c.

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kuḍā (कुडा).—m (kuṭaja S) A medicinal shrub, Echites anti dysenterica. Rox. Coraya Conessi, or Ovalleaved rosebay. The seed (kuḍyācēṃ bīja) is classed amongst the upadhānyēṃ and is a vermifuge &c. 2 A sort of rice. 3 A certain ear-ring of females. 4 A tree, Hymenodyction excelsum. Grah.

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kuḍā (कुडा).—a (Usually manācā kuḍā) False, guileful, malignant, perfidious, treacherous. 2 Bad or false--money. Ex. āpulā asatāṃ dāma kuḍā || maga pārakhyāśīṃ jhagaḍā kāsayā ||. Used only in poetry. 3 (Poetry.) False or bad gen., i. e. evil, harmful, wrong &c. Ex. pāhilēṃ paratōnī duṣṭā kāḷākaḍē || maga mhaṇē kuḍēṃ jhālēṃ ātāṃ || tukā mhaṇē kuḍī prāṇācī āvaḍī ||.

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kūḍa (कूड).—m (kuḍya S A wall.) A wall of slight sticks, laths, slittings of bamboo &c. plastered over with mud; a wall of wattle and dab. v ghāla. Pr. rikāmā nhāvī kuḍālā tumbaḍī lāvī. 3 f The body. Used mostly in contrad. from the soul or animating principle, or in anger and revilingly, and thus in a manner corresponding to the use in English of Carcass. 2 A fence (as of young trees widely planted); a loose or thin fence.

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kūḍa (कूड).—a C False, perfidious, evil-minded: also dark and guileful.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

kuḍā (कुडा).—m A medicinal shrub. a False, guileful, malignant, treacherous.

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kūḍa (कूड).—f The body. m A wall of slight sticks, &c. A fence.

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