Tada, aka: Tāḍa, Tadā; 5 Definition(s)


Tada means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, 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.

In Hinduism

General definition (in Hinduism)

[Tada in Hinduism glossaries]

Tāḍa (ताड) is a Sanskrit word referring to a “mountain”.

(Source): Wisdom Library: Hinduism

Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

[Tada in Pali glossaries]

Tadā, (adv.) (Vedic; cp. kadā) then, as that time (either past or future) D. II, 157; J. II, 113, 158; Pv. I, 105; PvA. 42. Also used like an adj. : te tadā-mātāpitaro etarahi m° ahesuṃ “the then mother & father” J. I, 215 (cp. Lat. quondam); tadā-sotāpanna-upāsaka J. II, 113. (Page 296)

(Source): Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
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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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

[Tada in Marathi glossaries]

taḍa (तड).—f (taṭa S) A shore or side (of the sea or a river). 2 fig. End, completion, accomplishment. 3 Dunning, urging, pressing: also urgedness, urged or pressed state. v lāva, lāga. Ex. sāvakārānēṃ rupayāṃviṣayīṃ mōṭhī taḍa lāvalī; mājhī ēvaḍhī taḍa ḍhaḷalī tara yēīna. taḍa ghēṇēṃ To bring to or to arrive at conclusion; to get to shore with. taḍīcā pōhaṇāra m (Swimmer along shore.) A term for one who prosecutes his business wholly without enterprise or spirit: also for one so deficient in courage and constancy that he never carries through a matter undertaken.

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taḍa (तड).—m (Or taṭa) A feud in a caste causing dissension and parties: also a party. taḍāsa lāgaṇēṃ To be the occasion of a feud--a matter.

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taḍā (तडा).—m A crack, slit, fissure. v . 2 R & W A chip or piece flying off from. v jā, uḍa, nigha.

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tāḍa (ताड).—m (tāla S) Palmyra or Brab tree, Fan-palm, Borasus flabelliformis. tāḍabhara uñca or tīna tāḍa uñca Exceedingly lofty or tall.

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tāḍa (ताड) [or नाचण्याची ताड, nācaṇyācī tāḍa].—f Straw or chaff of nācaṇā. 2 Straw or chaff of other of the inferior corns.

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tāḍā (ताडा).—m (tāḍaṇēṃ To try &c. or, probably, by mistake for tāḷā) Trying or determining by comparing with. v pāha. Ex. hyā sōnyāsīṃ tyā sōnyācā tāḍā pāhā; hyācā tyācā tāḍā pāhilā asatāṃ barā- bara hōtīla. 2 Agreement, correspondence, tally. v miḷa, paḍa. Ex. hiśōbācā tāḍā miḷata nāhīṃ. 3 A match, an equal, a fellow, one par. Ex. icā tāḍā kōṇhālā lāgata nāhīṃ or icā tāḍā nikhālasa.

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

taḍa (तड).—f A shore. End. Dunning. m A party. taḍa ghēṇēṃ To arrive at a conclusion; to get to shore with. taḍīcā pōhaṇārā A busi- ness-man without enterprise. taḍāsa lāgaṇēṃ To be the occasion of a feud.

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taḍā (तडा).—m A crack. A piece flying off.

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tāḍa (ताड).—m Palmyra or Brab tree.

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tāḍa (ताड).—f Straw or chaff of inferior corns.

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tāḍa (ताड) [-kan-kara-dinī-diśī, -कन्-कर-दिनी-दिशी].—ad Imit. of the sound of smacking, &c.

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tāḍā (ताडा).—m Determining by comparing with tallying. An equal.

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tāḍa (ताड).—f Compromise, adjustment, settlement, of contending claims. v pāḍa, tōḍīvara An expedient, device plan, contrivance; an excogitated mode of solv- ing a puzzle or effecting a difficulty v phaḍa. An excelling or surpassing invention, contrivance, performance Cut, cast, fashion, kind, make, measure also a fellow, match, equal. tōḍīvara ghēṇē To bring to adjustment (a dispute)

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

[Tada in Sanskrit glossaries]

Tāḍa (ताड).—a. [taḍ bhāve ac] Beating, striking.

-ḍaḥ 1 A blow, knock, thumb, whipping, chastisement; विपाटयिष्यत्यय- मुत्तमेन सद्धर्मताडेन दुरासदेन (vipāṭayiṣyatyaya- muttamena saddharmatāḍena durāsadena) Bu. Ch.1.8.

2) Noise, sound.

3) A sheaf.

4) A mountain.

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Tadā (तदा).—ind.

1) Then, at that time.

2) Then, in that case; (corr. of yadā); Bg.2.52-53; Ms.1.52, 54-56;

3) Therefore, hence; अनुभूय तदा कामं ततः प्राप्स्याम्यहं जराम् (anubhūya tadā kāmaṃ tataḥ prāpsyāmyahaṃ jarām) Rām.7.5.3; यदा यदा-तदा तदा (yadā yadā-tadā tadā) 'whenever'; तदाप्रभृति (tadāprabhṛti) 'since then', 'thenceforward;' तदाप्रभृत्येव विमुक्तसङ्गः पतिः पशूनामपरिग्रहोऽभूत् (tadāprabhṛtyeva vimuktasaṅgaḥ patiḥ paśūnāmaparigraho'bhūt) Ku.1.53.

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Tāḍa (ताड).—&c. See under तड् (taḍ).

See also (synonyms): tāḍana.

(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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