Puy, Pūy: 10 definitions

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Puy means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pūy (पूय्).—1 U. (pūyati-te)

1) To stink, putrefy,

2) To split up, divide.

3) To be dissolved or destroyed; श्रद्दधानस्य पूयन्ते सर्वपापान्यशेषतः (śraddadhānasya pūyante sarvapāpānyaśeṣataḥ) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 1.1.254; (considered by some to be 4 Ā. also).

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

Pūy (पूय्).—[(ī)pūyī] r. 1st cl. (pūyate) 1. To split or cleave. 2. To stink. durgandhe aka0 bhedane viśaraṇeca saka0 divā0 ātma0 seṭ .

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

Pūy (पूय्).—i. 1, [Ātmanepada.] 1. To become putrid, to stink. 2. To putrefy. 3. To be dissolved. pūta, see .

— Cf. [Gothic.] fūls, and [Anglo-Saxon.] fúl; etc., etc.; [Latin] pŭter, putris, putrescere, pŭdere, repudium, repudiare, probably also fœtor, etc.

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

Pūy (पूय्).—pūyati become foul or putrid, stink.

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

1) Pūy (पूय्):—[class] 1. [Parasmaipada] pūyati ([Taittirīya-saṃhitā; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa] etc.), [Ātmanepada] pūyate ([Dhātupāṭha xiv, 13]), to become foul or putrid, stink.

2) cf. [Zend] pū, puiti; [Greek] πύον, πύθω ; [Latin] pūs, pūteo; [Lithuanian] púti; [Gothic] fūls; [German] faul; [English] foul.

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

Pūy (पूय्):—(ṅa, ī) pūyyate 1. d. To split or cleave; to be fetid.

[Sanskrit to German]

Puy 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

Puy in Hindi refers in English to:—(nm) pus, purulent matter..—puy (पूय) is alternatively transliterated as Pūya.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Puy (ಪುಯ್):—[noun] that which is not true; a false idea or conception; a belief or opinion not in accord with the facts; illusion.

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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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