Kutakrit, aka: Kūṭakṛt, Kuta-krit; 2 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Kūṭakṛt can be transliterated into English as Kutakrt or Kutakrit, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Kūṭakṛt (कूटकृत्).—a.

1) cheating, deceiving.

2) forging a document; Y.2.7.

3) bribing. (-m.)

1) a man of the writer caste (kāyastha).

2) an epithet of Śiva.

Kūṭakṛt is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kūṭa and kṛt (कृत्).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kūṭakṛt (कूटकृत्).—mfn. (-kṛt) Fraudulent, dishonest. m. (-kṛt) 1. A name of Siva. 2. A Kayast'ha or man of the writer caste. E. kūṭa illusion, &c. and kṛt who makes.

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