Mahisuta, aka: Mahīsuta, Mahi-suta, Mahīsutā; 2 Definition(s)

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Mahīsuta (महीसुत).—

1) the planet Mars; तनयकृताश्च शुचो महीसुते (tanayakṛtāśca śuco mahīsute) Bṛ. S.

2) epithets of the demon Naraka.

Derivable forms: mahīsutaḥ (महीसुतः).

Mahīsuta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms mahī and suta (सुत). See also (synonyms): mahīputra, mahīsūnu.

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Mahīsutā (महीसुता).—an epithet of Sītā.

Mahīsutā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms mahī and sutā (सुता). See also (synonyms): mahīputrī.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Mahīsuta (महीसुत).—m.

(-taḥ) The regent of the planet Mars. E. mahī the earth, and suta son; said to have sprung from the soil, near Oujein, which was sprinkled with the perspiration from Siva'S body.

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