Marttika, Mārttika: 9 definitions
Marttika means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
mārttika (मार्त्तिक).—a S Earthen, composed or consisting of earth.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Mārttika (मार्त्तिक).—a. (-kī f.) [मृत्तिकया निर्मितम् अण् (mṛttikayā nirmitam aṇ)] Made of clay, earthen.
-kaḥ 1 A kind of pitcher.
2) The lid of a pitcher.
-kam A clod or lump of earth; गुरुमध्ये हरिणाक्षी मार्त्तिकशकलैर्निहन्तुकामं माम् (gurumadhye hariṇākṣī mārttikaśakalairnihantukāmaṃ mām) Bv.2.49.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-kaḥ-kī-kaṃ) Earthen, made of clay or earth. m.
(-kaḥ) The lid of a pot or pitcher. n.
(-kaṃ) A potsherd. E. mṛttikā earth, aṇ aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Mārttika (मार्त्तिक).—i. e. mṛttikā + a, I. adj. Earthen. Ii. m. A lid, a cover.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Mārttika (मार्त्तिक).—[feminine] ī made of clay, earthen.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Mārttika (मार्त्तिक):—mf(ī)n. ([from] mṛttikā) made of clay or loam, earthen, [Mānava-śrauta-sūtra; Caraka]
2) m. n. an earthenware pot or dish, [Gṛhya-sūtra and śrauta-sūtra] (m. also ‘the lid of a pitcher’ [Horace H. Wilson])
3) n. a clod or lump of earth, [Bhāminī-vilāsa]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Mārttika (मार्त्तिक):—(kaḥ) 1. m. The lid of a pot or pitcher. a. Earthen.
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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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