Uc; 2 Definition(s)


Uc 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Uch.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Uc (उच्).—4 P. (ucyati, uvoca, aucīt, uciṣyati, ucitum, ucita or ugra mostly used in p. p.)

1) To collect, to gather together.

2) To take pleasure in, delight in, be fond of.

3) To be accustomed or used to.

4) To be suitable, suit, fit.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Uc (उच्).—[uca] r. 4th cl. (ucyati) To be conglomerate, to be gathered or assembled together, to unite or associate with.

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