Mritavatsa, Mṛtavatsā: 6 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Mritavatsa 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.

The Sanskrit term Mṛtavatsā can be transliterated into English as Mrtavatsa or Mritavatsa, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Mritavatsa in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

mṛtavatsā (मृतवत्सा).—f (S) A cow or buffalo whose calf dies within the period of her giving milk. 2 In popular apprehension. A cow or buffalo all whose calves die off early. Used also of a woman suffering the early loss of her offspring.

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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

[«previous next»] — Mritavatsa in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Mṛtavatsā (मृतवत्सा).—f.

(-tsā) A woman or female animal, whose offspring never live long. E. mṛta, vatsa young.

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

Mṛtavatsā (मृतवत्सा):—[=mṛta-vatsā] [from mṛta > mṛ] f. (mṛta-) whose offspring or new-born child dies, [Atharva-veda]

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

Mṛtavatsā (मृतवत्सा):—[mṛta-vatsā] (tsā) 1. f. A woman whose offspring dies.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Mṛtavatsā (मृतवत्सा):—[(mṛta + vatsa)] adj. f. deren Leibesfrucht oder Neugeborenes wegstirbt [Atharvavedasaṃhitā.8,6,9.] [Oxforder Handschriften 316,b,15.] vatsikā dass.: garbhaḥ saṃjātamātrādvā pakṣānmāsācca vatsarāt . mriyate dvitrivarṣādvā yasyāḥ sā mṛtavatsikā .. Cit. im [Śabdakalpadruma] — Vgl. mārtavatsa .

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Mṛtavatsā (मृतवत्सा):—und mṛtavatsikā Adj. f. deren Leibesfrucht oder Neugeborenen wegstirbt.

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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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