Punita, Punīta: 8 definitions

Introduction:

Punita 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Punit.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

punīta (पुनीत).—p S Purified (through expiatory observances).

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

punīta (पुनीत).—p Purified.

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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

Punīta (पुनीत).—p. p. cleaned, purified.

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

Punīta (पुनीत):—[from ] mfn. cleaned, purified, [Mahābhārata]

[Sanskrit to German]

Punita 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

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Punīta (पुनीत) [Also spelled punit]:—(a) holy, pious; sacred; having a sanctity, hence~[] (nf). [pura]: [purah]—a Sanskrit prefix used to impart the sense of in front, ahead or before; ~[sara] a pioneer, leader; accompanied with; foremost, leading.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Punīta (ಪುನೀತ):—[noun] spiritually perfect or pure; untainted by evil or sin; sinless; holy.

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Punīta (ಪುನೀತ):—[noun] a man who or thing that is free from sin; a spiritually pure, sinless man or thing.

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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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