Tuj: 8 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Tuj (तुज्).—1 P. (tuñjati; also Ā. and 1 P.) Ved.

1) To reach, extend, convey.

2) To kill, hurt, injure.

3) To guard, protect.

4) To clothe.

5) To live.

6) To strike, hit.

7) To push.

8) To emit, send forth.

9) To incite, instigate, urge onwards.

1) To give.

11) To press out.

12) To flow forth; सुरेतसा श्रवसा तुञ्जमाना (suretasā śravasā tuñjamānā) Ṛgveda 3.1.16.

See also (synonyms): tuñj.

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

Tuj (तुज्).—m. (-tuk) Offspring, children. E. tuj to guard, affix kvip.

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Tuj (तुज्).—[tuja] r. 1st cl. (tojati) To kill or hurt. (i) tuji r. 1st cl. (tuñjati) To guard or protect. r. 1st and 10th cls. (tuñjati tuñjayati-te) 1. To dwell, to abide. 2. To be strong or vigorous. 3. To give. 4. To hurt, to injure or kill. 4. To shine. E. prāpaṇe hiṃsāyāṃ ca bhvā0 pa0 saka0 bale idit seṭ . curā0 ubha0 aka0 seṭ .

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

Tuj (तुज्).—and tuñj TuÑJ, † i. 1, [Parasmaipada.]; ved., i. 6 (and tuñj, once i. 1) [Parasmaipada.], [Ātmanepada.] 1. To strike, to push. 2. tuñj, † To protect, or to be strong. i. 10, tojaya and tuñjaya, 1. † To be strong. 2. To strike. 3. To abide. 4. To give, or to take.

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

Tuj (तुज्).—1. tujati tujate (tuñjati & tuñjate 3 [plural]) push on, impel, stir up; press out, emit, promote, further; [Middle] dash together or wave to and fro, hasten, rush on; [Passive] be vexed or angry. [Causative] tujayati hasten, run. — Cf. ātuje, tūtujāna.

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Tuj (तुज्).—2. [adjective] & [substantive] urging, pressing, impelling.

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Tuj (तुज्).—3. [substantive] (only tujam & tuje) = tuc.

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

1) Tuj (तुज्):—1. tuj f. (only [accusative] jam [dative case] je) = tuc, [iii-v.]

2) 2. tuj [class] 6. (3.[dual number] [Ātmanepada] jete; p. [Parasmaipada] jat; [infinitive mood] jase and tuje; [Passive voice] p. jyamāna), and tuñj (3. [plural] [Parasmaipada] janti [Ātmanepada] jate; p. jāna, tuñjāna, and tuñjamāna),

2) —to strike, hit, push, [Ṛg-veda];

2) —to press out (‘tuñjati, to give’ [Naighaṇṭuka, commented on by Yāska; Nirukta, by Yāska]), [Ṛg-veda i, ix];—[Ātmanepada] to flow forth, [iii, 1, 16];

2) —to instigate, incite, [i, iii];—[Passive voice] to be vexed, [i, 11, 5]: [class] 1. tojati, to hurt, [Dhātupāṭha vii, 70]:—[Causal] (p. tujayat; [Aorist] [Potential] tutujyāt, p. tūtujāna q.v.)

2) —to promote, [Ṛg-veda i, 143, 6];

2) —to move quickly, [vii, 104, 7];—tuñjayati, ‘to speak’ or ‘to shine’ [Dhātupāṭha xxxiii, 82];

2) — tuñj or tojayati, to hurt, [xxxii, 30];

2) —to be strong, [ib.];

2) —to give or take, [ib.];

2) —to abide, [ib.];—cf. ā-tuji. 3.

3) a mfn. urging, [Ṛg-veda]

4) f. (only [instrumental case] ) shock, impulse, assault, [Ṛg-veda]

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

1) Tuj (तुज्):—tojati 1. a. To kill. (i) tuñjati 1. a. To protect. (ki, (i) tuñjati, tuñjayati 1. 10. a. To dwell; to give; be strong; hurt; shine.

2) (tuk) 5. m. Offspring.

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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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