Mut, Muṭ: 10 definitions


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In Hinduism

Kavya (poetry)

Source: OpenEdition books: Vividhatīrthakalpaḥ (Kāvya)

Muṭ (मुट्) in Sanskrit refers to “pouting” is mentioned in the Vividhatīrthakalpa by Jinaprabhasūri (13th century A.D.): an ancient text devoted to various Jaina holy places (tīrthas).—(CDIAL 10186; ALB 26 p. 174; ST p. 185).

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Kavya (काव्य, kavya) refers to Sanskrit poetry, a popular ancient Indian tradition of literature. There have been many Sanskrit poets over the ages, hailing from ancient India and beyond. This topic includes mahakavya, or ‘epic poetry’ and natya, or ‘dramatic poetry’.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Muṭ (मुट्).—1 P., 1 U. (moṭati, moṭayati-te)

1) To crush, break, grind, powder.

2) To kill; अद्यापि ते हृदयगतं त्वां च सममेव मोटयामि (adyāpi te hṛdayagataṃ tvāṃ ca samameva moṭayāmi) Mṛcchakaṭika 8.

3) To blame, rebuke (in this sense 6 P. also).

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

Muṭ (मुट्).—r. 1st cl. (moṭati) 6th cl. (muṭati) and 10th cl. (moṭayati-te); also (i) muṭi r. 1st cl. (muṇṭati) 1. To rub, to press, to grind or pound, to reduce to powder. 2. To break down, to trample on. r. 6th cl. (muṭati) To reprove, to rebuke, to blame.

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

Muṭ (मुट्).— (cf. mṛd), i. 6, [Parasmaipada.] 1. To rub, to grind. 2. To rebuke. i. 10, [Parasmaipada.] To rub, to grind.

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Muṭ (मुट्).—muṇṭ MuṆṬ, muḍ MuḌ, muṇḍ MuṆḌ (cf. mṛḍ and 1. muṇḍ), puḍ PuḌ, puṇḍ PuṆḌ, i. 1, [Parasmaipada.] To rub, to grind.

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

Muṭ (मुट्).—moṭate [with] ud break or pluck off. [Causative] moṭayati (±prati) strangle, smother, kill.

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

Muṭ (मुट्):—[class] 1. 10. 6. [Parasmaipada] moṭati, muṭati, moṭayati, to crush, grind, break, [Dhātupāṭha ix, 38];—[xxviii, 81; xxxii, 72] (cf. prat-√muṭ).

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

Muṭ (मुट्):—moṭati 1. a. (i)muṇṭhati 1. a. (śa) muṭati 6. a. (ka) moṭayati 10. a. To rub, to pound, to break. Also 6. to rebuke.

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Mut in German

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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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