Udadhi: 16 definitions
Udadhi means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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.
General definition (in Buddhism)Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha
Udadhi (उदधि, “watery”) or Udadhisāgara refers to one of the “seven oceans” (sāgara) as defined in the Dharma-saṃgraha (section 126). The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (e.g., udadhi). The work is attributed to Nagarjuna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.
Languages of India and abroad
Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
udadhi : (m.) ocean.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Udadhi, (uda + dhi, lit. water-container) the sea, ocean S. I, 67; It. 86; Sn. 720; J. V, 326; VI, 526; ThA. 289; VvA. 155 (“udakaṃ ettha dhīyatī ti udadhi”); Sdhp. 322, 577. (Page 133)
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.
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
udadhi (उदधि).—m S The ocean: also a sea.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
udadhi (उदधि).—m The ocean; a sea.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Udadhi (उदधि).—See under 2. उदन् (udan). 1. udan 2 P. (ud-an) To breathe upwards, send out the breath in an upward direction (opp. apān); य उदानेन उदानिति स आत्मा सर्वान्तरः (ya udānena udāniti sa ātmā sarvāntaraḥ) Bṛ. Up.3.4.1.
Derivable forms: udadhiḥ (उदधिः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-dhiḥ) 1. The ocean. 2. A water-jar. 3. A cloud. E. ud water, and dhi having, from dhā, with ki aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Udadhi (उदधि).—i. e. uda-dhā (cf. nidhi), m. The ocean, [Daśakumāracarita] in
Udadhi (उदधि).—[adjective] containing water. [masculine] receptacle of water (cloud, lake, or river, in [later language] the sea).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Udadhi (उदधि):—[=uda-dhi] [from uda > und] a mfn. holding water, [Atharva-veda i, 3, 6; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā]
2) [v.s. ...] m. ‘water-receptacle’, a cloud; river, sea; the ocean, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā; Taittirīya-saṃhitā; Rāmāyaṇa; Śakuntalā; Manu-smṛti] etc. (in classical Sanskṛt only the ocean)
3) [from uda-dhi > uda > und] Name of the number 4
4) [=uda-dhi] b etc. See uda.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Udadhi (उदधि):—[uda-dhi] (dhiḥ) 2. m. The ocean.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
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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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Udadhi (उदधि):—(nm) ocean, sea.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Udadhi (ಉದಧಿ):—[noun] the continuous body of salt water covering the greater part of the earth’s surface; sea; ocean.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Udadhijalamaya, Udadhikra, Udadhikrama, Udadhikras, Udadhikumara, Udadhimala, Udadhimekhala, Udadhinemi, Udadhipa, Udadhiraja, Udadhisambhava, Udadhishna, Udadhisuta, Udadhisutanayaka, Udadhivastra, Udadhiy, Udadhiya.
Full-text (+26): Udadhimekhala, Udadhimala, Uvahi, Kshirodadhi, Ksharodadhi, Mahodadhi, Udadhinemi, Udadhisuta, Udadhikumara, Udadhivastra, Uahi, Kra, Udadhikra, Udadhiraja, Udadhijalamaya, Ghanodadhi, Udadhisutanayaka, Udadhisambhava, Manthodadhi, Sodadhila.
Search found 4 books and stories containing Udadhi, Uda-dhi; (plurals include: Udadhis, dhis). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Part 18: The Bhavanapatis < [Chapter III - The initiation and omniscience of Ajita]
Part 4: War between Kṛṣṇa and Jarāsandha < [Chapter VII - Marriages of Śāmba and Pradyumna]
The Agni Purana (by N. Gangadharan)
The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)
Chapter 19 - Description of Plakṣa and other continents (dvīpa) < [Section 2 - Anuṣaṅga-pāda]
Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)