Somasut, Soma-sut: 6 definitions


Somasut means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Somasut (सोमसुत्).—m a Soma distiller.

Somasut is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms soma and sut (सुत्).

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

Somasut (सोमसुत्).—m. (-sut) A priest or sacrificer who sprinkles the juice of the acid Sarcostema at a sacrifice. E. soma the plant, ṣu to sprinkle, aff. kvip .

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

Somasut (सोमसुत्).—[adjective] pressing Soma.

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

1) Somasut (सोमसुत्):—[=soma-sut] [from soma] mfn. pressing S°, [Ṛg-veda; Taittirīya-brāhmaṇa; Āśvalāyana-śrauta-sūtra] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] m. a S°-distiller, a priest who offers the Soma-juice at a sacrifice, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

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

Somasut (सोमसुत्):—(t) 5. m. A sacrificer or priest who sprinkles Asclepias juice.

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Somasut 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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