Puttha, Puṭṭha: 4 definitions
Puttha means something in Buddhism, Pali, Jainism, Prakrit, 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.
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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
puṭṭha : (pp. of pucchati) asked; questioned. (pp. of poseti) fed; nourished; brought up.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
1) Puṭṭha, 3 see phuṭṭha (=Sk. spṛṣṭa, cp. Pischel, Prk. Gr. § 311). Puṭṭhatta (nt.) (abstr. fr. puṭṭha1) the fact of being fed or brought up by J. II, 405 (vaḍḍhakinā °ā). (Page 465)
2) Puṭṭha, 2 (pp. of pucchati, Vedic pṛsṭa) asked S. II, 36; Sn. 84, 122, 510 sq. , 1036; DhA. IV, 132; PvA. 10 (after Acc.) 68, 72 with samāno A. I, 197. See also pucchita. (Page 465)
3) Puṭṭha, 1 (pp. of puṣ (see poseti), Vedic puṣṭa) nourished, fed, strengthened, brought up Sn. 831; J. III, 467. (Page 465)
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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Puṭṭhā (पुट्ठा):—(nm) haunch, hip; spine (of a book).
Prakrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary
1) Puṭṭha (पुट्ठ) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Spṛṣṭa.
2) Puṭṭha (पुट्ठ) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Pṛṣṭa.
3) Puṭṭha (पुट्ठ) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Puṣṭa.
4) Puttha (पुत्थ) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Pusta.
Puttha has the following synonyms: Putthaya.
Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.
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