Pasuta, Pasūta, Pashuta, Paśutā: 10 definitions

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Introduction:

Pasuta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Hindi. 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 Paśutā can be transliterated into English as Pasuta or Pashuta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Pali-English dictionary

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

pasuta : (adj.) engaged in; attach to; doing. || pasūta (pp. of pasavati) produced; delivered; born.

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

Pasuta, (pp. of pa+ or si, Sk. prasita, on change of i to u see Geiger, P. Gr. § 193. In meaning confounded with pasavate of pa+su) attached to (Acc. or Loc.), intent upon (-°), pursuing, doing D. I, 135 (kamma°); Sn. 57 (see Nd2 427), 709, 774, 940, Dh. 166, 181; Vism. 135 (doing a hundred & one things: aneka-kicca°); DhA. III, 160; PvA. 151 (puñña-kammesu), 175 (kīḷanaka°), 195, 228 (pāpa°). (Page 447)

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Pasūta, (pp. of pasavati) produced; having born, delivered PvA. 80. (Page 447)

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Paśutā (पशुता).—

1) Brutality.

2) The sacrifice of an animal.

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

Paśutā (पशुता).—f.

(-tā) The condition or nature of an animal, beastiality, brutality. E. tal added to paśu.

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

Paśutā (पशुता).—[paśu + tā], f. 1. The condition of cattle, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 3, 104. 2. The condition of an animal destined to be immolated.

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

1) Paśutā (पशुता):—[=paśu-tā] [from paśu > paś] f. the state of an animal ([especially] of a sacrificial an°)

2) [v.s. ...] bestiality, brutality, [Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature]

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

Paśutā (पशुता):—[(tā-tvaṃ)] 1. f. n. Bestiality.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

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

Paśutā (पशुता):—(wie eben) f. der Zustand des Viehes, das Viehsein [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 3, 104. 5, 35.] der Zustand eines Opferthiers, das Opferthier-Sein: paśutāmapyupāgataḥ [Mahābhārata 13, 186.] [Spr. 1002.]

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

Paśutā (पशुता):—f.

1) der Zustand eines Opferthieres , das Opferthiersein.

2) Viehheit , Bestialität.

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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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Paśutā (पशुता):—(nf) beastliness; savagery, brutality, savage conduct.

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