Shut, aka: Śut, Suṭ; 3 Definition(s)


Shut means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.

The Sanskrit term Śut can be transliterated into English as Sut or Shut, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vyākaraṇa (Sanskrit grammar)

1) Suṭ (सुट्).—Short term (प्रत्याहार (pratyāhāra)) for the first five case-affixes which are called सर्वनामस्थान (sarvanāmasthāna) also, when they pertain to the masculine or the feminine gender; cf. सुडनपुंसकस्य (suḍanapuṃsakasya) I.1.43;

2) Suṭ.—Augment स् (s) prefixed to the root कृ (kṛ) and to the root कॄ (kṝ) when preceded by certain prepositions and as seen in the words कुस्तुम्बुरु (kustumburu) and others as also in the words अपरस्पर गोष्पद, आस्पद, आश्चर्य, अपस्कर, विप्किर, हरिश्चन्द्र, प्रस्कण्व्, मस्कर, कास्तीर, अजस्तुन्द, कारस्कर (aparaspara goṣpada, āspada, āścarya, apaskara, vipkira, hariścandra, praskaṇv, maskara, kāstīra, ajastunda, kāraskara) and words in the class of words headed by पारस्कर (pāraskara), under certain conditions; cf. P. VI. 1.135-57;

3) Suṭ.—Augment स् (s) prefixed to the case-affix आम् (ām) after a pronoun; e. g. सर्वेषाम् (sarveṣām) cf. P. VII. I.52;

4) Suṭ.—Augment स् (s) prefixed to the consonant त् (t) or थ् (th) pertaining to लिङ् (liṅ) affixes, e. g. कृषीष्ट (kṛṣīṣṭa) cf. P. III. 4.107.

(Source): Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar
context information

Vyākaraṇa (व्याकरण, vyakarana) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedāṅga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyākaraṇa concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

śut (शुत्).—ind An interjection uttered in driving away cats, fowls &c.

(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

śut (शुत्).—ind An interjection uttered in driv- ing away cats, fowls &c.

(Source): DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
context information

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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