Paraidhita, Para-edhita: 6 definitions


Paraidhita 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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Paraidhita (परैधित).—a. fostered or brought up by another. (-taḥ) 1 a servant.

2) the (Indian) cuckoo.

Paraidhita is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms para and edhita (एधित).

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

1) Paraidhita (परैधित):—[from para] m. ‘nourished by another’, the Indian cuckoo (cf. para-bhṛta)

2) [v.s. ...] a servant, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Paraidhita (परैधित):—[parai-dhita] (taḥ-tā-taṃ) a. Nourished by a stranger. m. A cuckoo.

[Sanskrit to German]

Paraidhita in German

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Paraidhita in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Paraidhita (ಪರೈಧಿತ):—

1) [noun] a man fostered by another (other than his parents).

2) [noun] a servant; an attendant.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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