Prasuta, Prasūta: 16 definitions


Prasuta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, 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.

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

Prasūta (प्रसूत).—A group of eight gods of the Cākṣuṣa epoch. Śyenabhadra, Paśya, Pathyanetra, Sumana, Suveta, Revata, and Dhyuti, and Supracetas so-called.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa II. 36. 66, 71; Viṣṇu-purāṇa III. 1. 27. Vāyu-purāṇa 62. 60.
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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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Shaktism (Shakta philosophy)

Source: Google Books: Manthanabhairavatantram

Prasūta (प्रसूत) refers to “(being) born from (one’s great bodily essence)”, according to the Kularatnoddyota verse 2.12-20.—Accordingly, “[...] (He worshipped thus) with (offerings) of the most excellent and divine Great Incense and many kinds of ornaments, established in supreme non-duality with (substances) born from (his) great bodily essence (mahādhātu-prasūta). Endowed with supreme bliss and holding the great argha vessel, the Lord of the gods, worshipped, O dear one, the great and excellent Wheel and he, the emperor and Lord of the Śrīkula, deftly put all the Śrīkramas, including the sequence of the Child and the rest, in place in accord with the sequence”.

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Shakta (शाक्त, śākta) or Shaktism (śāktism) represents a tradition of Hinduism where the Goddess (Devi) is revered and worshipped. Shakta literature includes a range of scriptures, including various Agamas and Tantras, although its roots may be traced back to the Vedas.

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Ayurveda (science of life)

Agriculture (Krishi) and Vrikshayurveda (study of Plant life)

Source: Shodhganga: Drumavichitrikarnam—Plant mutagenesis in ancient India

Prasūta (प्रसूत) refers to “producing (fruits)” (with different tastes), by using a recipe for the bio-organic manipulating of fruit-giving trees, according to the Vṛkṣāyurveda by Sūrapāla (1000 CE): an encyclopedic work dealing with the study of trees and the principles of ancient Indian agriculture.—Accordingly, “A ball made out of (piṇḍīkṛta) the mixture of Thevetia peruviana, Gloriosa superba, the big and small Solanum indicum kept in the hole at the root of a tree watered with the same mixture, produces (prasūta) pungent fruits [prasūte tiktaṃ phalaṃ] (on that tree) although their natural taste is sweet”.

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Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

prasūta (प्रसूत).—p (S) That has brought forth; delivered--a female. 2 S Born or produced.

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

prasūta (प्रसूत).—p That has brought forth, deliver- ed-a woman. Born or produced.

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prasūta (प्रसूत).—p Scattered, spread.

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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 dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Prasuta (प्रसुत).—a. Pressed or pressing continuously (as Soma juice); अहरहर्ह सुतः प्रसुतो भवति (aharaharha sutaḥ prasuto bhavati) Bṛ. Up.2.1.3.

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Prasūta (प्रसूत).—p. p.

1) Begotten, engendered; तच्च भीष्मप्रसूतं (tacca bhīṣmaprasūtaṃ) (duḥkhaṃ) मे तं जहीश्वर (me taṃ jahīśvara) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 5.178.5.

2) Brought forth, born, produced.

-tam 1 A flower.

2) Any productive source.

3) (In Sāṅkhya) The primordial essence or matter.

-tā A woman recently delivered.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Prasuta (प्रसुत).—m., a high number: Mahāvyutpatti 8002 (perhaps for Sanskrit prayuta, as suggested by the ed.; but same in Mi- ronov, no v.l.).

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

Prasūta (प्रसूत).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Born, engendered. 2. Bearing, bringing forth, delivered. n.

(-taṃ) 1. A flower. 2. Any productive source. f.

(-tā) A woman who has borne a child, or one who is recently delivered. E. pra before, to bear, aff. kta, fem. aff. ṭāp; also prasūtikā .

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

Prasuta (प्रसुत).—[adjective] (having) pressed out continually; [neuter] = [preceding] [feminine]

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Prasūta (प्रसूत).—[adjective] born, brought forth ([feminine] ā also act.), produced, sprung from ([ablative], [genetive], or —°), in ([locative]); sent forth, impelled, bidden, allowed.

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

1) Prasuta (प्रसुत):—[=pra-suta] [from pra-sava > pra-su] mfn. (pra-) pressed or pressing continuously, [Taittirīya-saṃhitā; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa; ???]

2) [v.s. ...] m. the S° so pressed

3) [v.s. ...] n. continued pressing of Soma, [Chāndogya-upaniṣad]

4) [v.s. ...] m. or n. a [particular] high number (See mahā-pr).

5) Prasūta (प्रसूत):—[=pra-sūta] mf(ā)n. (pra-) procreated, begotten, born, produced, sprung (‘by’ or ‘from’ [ablative] or [genitive case]; ‘in’ [locative case] or [compound]; cf. [Pāṇini 2-3, 39]), [Upaniṣad; Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata] etc.

6) [v.s. ...] m. [plural] (or sg. with gaṇa) Name of a class of gods under Manu Cākṣuṣa, [Harivaṃśa; Mārkaṇḍeya-purāṇa]

7) [v.s. ...] n. a flower, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

8) [v.s. ...] any productive source, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

9) [v.s. ...] (in Sāṃkhya) the primordial essence or matter, [Tattvasamāsa]

10) Prasūtā (प्रसूता):—[=pra-sūtā] [from pra-sūta] f. a woman who has brought forth a child, recently delivered (also = finite verb), [Atharva-veda etc. etc. 2.]

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

Prasūta (प्रसूत):—[pra-sūta] (taṃ) 1. n. A flower. f. () One who has borne a child. p. Born; engendered; delivered.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Prasūta (प्रसूत) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Pasaviya.

[Sanskrit to German]

Prasuta 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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Hindi dictionary

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Prasūta (प्रसूत) [Also spelled prasut]:—(a) born, brought forth, delivered; ~[] a woman after child-birth/in confinement.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Prasūta (ಪ್ರಸೂತ):—[adjective] born; produced; begotten; procreated.

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Prasūta (ಪ್ರಸೂತ):—

1) [noun] a male being that has come into life; a man who is born.

2) [noun] a giving birth; childbirth.

3) [noun] a flower; a blossom.

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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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