Samutsuka: 11 definitions


Samutsuka 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Samutsuk.

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Samutsuka in Purana glossary
Source: Shiva Purana - English Translation

Samutsuka (समुत्सुक) refers to “becoming enthusiastic”, according to the Śivapurāṇa 2.4.7 (“Commencement of the War”).—Accordingly, as Brahmā narrated to Nārada: “On hearing the celestial voice, the gods became enthusiastic (samutsuka). Fearlessly they roared like heroes. With their fear subsided, and keeping Kumāra ahead, the gods went to the confluence of the river Mahī and the ocean desirous of fighting. Immediately Tāraka, along with a great army, came to the place where the gods stood and was surrounded by them in a body. [...]”.

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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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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Samutsuka in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Samutsuka (समुत्सुक).—a.

1) Very uneasy or anxious, impatient; विरौषि समुत्सुकः (virauṣi samutsukaḥ) V.4.2; R.1.33; Kumārasambhava 5.76.

2) Longing or eager for, fond of.

3) Sorrowful, regretting.

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

Samutsuka (समुत्सुक).—mfn.

(-kaḥ-kā-kaṃ) Sorrowful, regretting, missing or grieving for any one absent, &c. E. sam intensitive, utsuka sorrowful.

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

Samutsuka (समुत्सुक).—[sam-utsuka], adj. 1. Regretting, sorrowful, longing, [Vikramorvaśī, (ed. Bollensen.)] [distich] 10; 13. 2. Agitated, [Lassen, Anthologia Sanskritica.] 2. ed. 62, 42.

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

Samutsuka (समुत्सुक).—[adjective] agitated, uneasy, anxious, longing for (infin. or —°); [abstract] [feminine], tva [neuter]

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

Samutsuka (समुत्सुक):—[=sam-utsuka] mf(ā)n. very uneasy or anxious, anxiously desirous, longing for ([compound]), eager to ([infinitive mood]), [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature etc.]

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

Samutsuka (समुत्सुक):—[samu-tsuka] (kaḥ-kā-kaṃ) a. Sorrowful, grieving for the absent.

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

Samutsuka (समुत्सुक) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Samucchuga, Samūsua.

[Sanskrit to German]

Samutsuka 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

[«previous next»] — Samutsuka in Hindi glossary
Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Samutsuka (समुत्सुक) [Also spelled samutsuk]:—(a) anxiously desirous, yearning, craving, longing; hence ~[] (nf).

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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Samutsuka in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Samutsuka (ಸಮುತ್ಸುಕ):—

1) [adjective] eager; enthusiastic; zealous.

2) [adjective] distressed in the mind; anxious; mentally troubled; worried.

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Samutsuka (ಸಮುತ್ಸುಕ):—[noun] a man who is distressed in the mind.

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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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