Nasaputa, Nāsāpuṭa, Nasa-puta: 7 definitions

Introduction

Nasaputa means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, 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 dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

nāsāpuṭa (नासापुट).—n S nāsārandhra n S A nostril.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

nāsāpuṭa (नासापुट).—n nāsārandhra n A nostril.

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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-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Nāsāpuṭa (नासापुट).—a nostril. °मर्यादा (maryādā) the septum of the nose.

Derivable forms: nāsāpuṭaḥ (नासापुटः), nāsāpuṭam (नासापुटम्).

Nāsāpuṭa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms nāsā and puṭa (पुट).

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

Nāsāpuṭa (नासापुट).—m. the nostril.

Nāsāpuṭa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms nāsā and puṭa (पुट).

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

Nāsāpuṭa (नासापुट).—[masculine] wing of the nose, nostril.

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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. 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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Pali-English dictionary

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Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Nāsāpuṭa refers to: “nose-cup”; the outside of the nose, the nostril J. VI, 74; Vism. 195 (nāsa°), 264 (nāsa°, but KhA 67 nāsā°), 283 (nāsa°).

Note: nāsāpuṭa is a Pali compound consisting of the words nāsā and puṭa.

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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