Mrityusuti, Mrityu-suti, Mṛtyusūti: 7 definitions

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Mrityusuti means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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 Mṛtyusūti can be transliterated into English as Mrtyusuti or Mrityusuti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Mrityusuti in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Mṛtyusūti (मृत्युसूति).—f. a female crab; for explanation of this word read यथा कर्कटकी गर्भमाधत्ते मृत्यवे निजम् (yathā karkaṭakī garbhamādhatte mṛtyave nijam) Purāṇam.

Derivable forms: mṛtyusūtiḥ (मृत्युसूतिः).

Mṛtyusūti is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms mṛtyu and sūti (सूति).

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

Mṛtyusūti (मृत्युसूति).—f.

(-tiḥ) A female crab. E. mṛtya death, and sūti bearing.

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

Mṛtyusūti (मृत्युसूति).—f. a crab.

Mṛtyusūti is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms mṛtyu and sūti (सूति).

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

Mṛtyusūti (मृत्युसूति):—[=mṛtyu-sūti] [from mṛtyu > mṛ] f. ‘dying in parturition’, a female crab, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Mṛtyusūti (मृत्युसूति):—[mṛtyu-sūti] (tiḥ) 2. f. A crab.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

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

Mṛtyusūti (मृत्युसूति):—[(mṛ + sū)] f. Krebsweibchen (beim Gebären den Tod findend; vgl. die u. mṛtyuphala 2. citirte Stelle aus [Mahābhārata]) [ŚABDĀRTHAK.] bei [WILSON.]

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

Mṛtyusūti (मृत्युसूति):—f. Krebsweibchen.

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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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