Kudi, Kuḍī, Kuḍi, Kūdī: 12 definitions


Kudi means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Jainism, Prakrit, biology. 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.

Biology (plants and animals)

Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)

Kudi in India is the name of a plant defined with Holarrhena pubescens in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Chonemorpha antidysenterica G. Don (among others).

Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):

· Systema Vegetabilium (1819)
· Phytochemistry (1988)
· Phytochemistry.
· Mitt. Bot. Staatssamml. München (1950)
· Prodromus Systematis Naturalis Regni Vegetabilis (1844)
· Anales del Museo Nacional de Montevideo (1910)

If you are looking for specific details regarding Kudi, for example health benefits, extract dosage, pregnancy safety, side effects, diet and recipes, chemical composition, have a look at these references.

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This sections includes definitions from the five kingdoms of living things: Animals, Plants, Fungi, Protists and Monera. It will include both the official binomial nomenclature (scientific names usually in Latin) as well as regional spellings and variants.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

kuḍī (कुडी).—f (kuṭī S) A hut or cottage. Hence 2 The house of the soul or life; the fabric of the body. Ex. prāṇa nighuṃ pāhē kuḍīyē vāharēṃ ||. Used also in anger or revilingly, and, thus, in a manner corresponding to the use in English of Carcass. 3 A fragment of wood; a chip, chat, or little stick. 4 A fibre or ramification of the root of a plant; a shoot from the root (as of turmeric, garlic &c.); a division of a race or sprig (as of ginger). 5 A kind of drill-plough. 6 C A stack of rice-straw. 7 Commonly kōḍī q. v. A score.

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

kuḍī (कुडी).—f The fabric of the body. A hut. A chip.

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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

Kuḍi (कुडि).—The body; cf. Uṇādi-sūtra 4.143.

Derivable forms: kuḍiḥ (कुडिः).

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Kuḍī (कुडी).—A hut.; cf. कुटी (kuṭī).

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Kūdī (कूदी).—A fetter for the foot.

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

Kuḍi (कुडि).—m. (-ḍi) The body. E. kuḍ to born, i Unadi aff.

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

Kūdī (कूदी).—[feminine] fagot, bundle, bunch.

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

1) Kuḍi (कुडि):—m. (= kuṭi) the body, [Uṇādi-sūtra]

2) Kuḍī (कुडी):—f. (a wrong reading) for kuṭī q.v., [Mahābhārata xiii, 6471.]

3) Kūdī (कूदी):—f. a bunch of twigs, bunch ([varia lectio] kūṭī), [Atharva-veda v, 19, 12; Kauśika-sūtra]

4) [according to] to [Kauśika-sūtra], [Scholiast or Commentator] = badarī, ‘Christ’s thorn’.

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

Kuḍi (कुडि):—(ḍiḥ) 2. m. The body.

[Sanskrit to German]

Kudi 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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Prakrit-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary

Kuḍī (कुडी) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Kuṭī.

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Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Kuḍi (ಕುಡಿ):—

1) [verb] to take liquid into the mouth and swallow it; to drink.

2) [verb] to absorb anything as if in drinking.

3) [verb] to drink alcoholic liquor, sometimes esp. as a matter of habit or to excess.

4) [verb] to draw (air, smoke of a cigarette, etc.) into the lungs; to inhale5) [verb] ಕುಡಿಯುವ ಪಾನಕದಲ್ಲಿ ಕಡ್ಡಿ ಸಿಕ್ಕಿದ ಹಾಗೆ [kudiyuva panakadalli kaddi sikkida hage] kuḍiyuva pānakadalli kaḍḍi sikkida hāge (prov.) a petty thing can mar the festival pleasure.

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Kuḍi (ಕುಡಿ):—

1) [noun] the tip or point.

2) [noun] the foremost part of a creeper or of any of its branches.

3) [noun] offspring; a child or children.

4) [noun] the burning end of a wick (of a lamp).

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Kuḍi (ಕುಡಿ):—

1) [noun] the profession of farming.

2) [noun] a family is engaged in farming, agriculture.

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Kudi (ಕುದಿ):—

1) [verb] (a liquid) to start to bubble up and turn into vapour; to reach a temperature at which this happens; to boil.

2) [verb] (fig) to undergo mental anguish; to suffer agony; to agonise over.

3) [verb] (fig.) (a person or feelings) to be greatly agitated, esp. by anger.

4) [verb] (fig.) to eagerly, greedily desire for.

5) [verb] to behave haughtily; to act domineeringly or overbearingly.

6) [verb] to speak lacking propriety.

7) [verb] to show or feel envy of (a person, circumstances, etc.).

8) [verb] to grieve acutely.

9) [verb] ಕುದಿಯುವ ಬಿಂದು [kudiyuva bimdu] kudiyuva bindu the temperature at which a specified liquid boils; the boiling point.

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Kudi (ಕುದಿ):—

1) [verb] to jump up or down.

2) [verb] to walk or stand on; to tread.

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Kudi (ಕುದಿ):—

1) [noun] a boiling or bubbling up; effervescence; ebullition.

2) [noun] mental sufferings, anguish or agony.

3) [noun] the quality or state of being eager; eagerness.

4) [noun] the quality or condition of being jealous; jealousy; envy.

5) [noun] a feeling of displeasure resulting from injury, mistreatment, opposition, etc., and usu. showing itself in a desire to fight back at the supposed cause of this feeling; anger.

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Kudi (ಕುದಿ):—[noun] a set date, as for payment, termination of tenancy, etc.; a term.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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