Udbhid: 12 definitions


Udbhid means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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

Ayurveda (science of life)

Source: Wisdom Library: Raj Nighantu

Udbhid (उद्भिद्) refers to “blooming” (viz., of a flower), as mentioned in a list of twenty-six synonyms, according to the second chapter (dharaṇyādi-varga) of the 13th-century Raj Nighantu or Rājanighaṇṭu (an Ayurvedic encyclopedia). The Dharaṇyādi-varga covers the lands, soil, mountains, jungles and vegetation’s relations between trees [viz., Udbhid] and plants and substances, with their various kinds.

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Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.

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Shaktism (Shakta philosophy)

Source: Google Books: Manthanabhairavatantram

Udbhid (उद्भिद्) refers to “(the creatures) born of seeds”, according to the Śrīmatottara-tantra, an expansion of the Kubjikāmatatantra: the earliest popular and most authoritative Tantra of the Kubjikā cult.—Accordingly, “Then (after that comes the fourth sacred seat [i.e., Kāmarūpa] which) is in the locus of the heart and is surrounded by eight energies, namely Mohā, Āvṛtā, Prakāśyā, Kiraṇā, Rāgavatī, Hṛṣṭā, Puṣṭī, and Krodhā. [...] The venerable Kāmānanda is the emperor in the middle of the Wheel; sustained by the venerable Kāmavatī (the energy of passion) as (his) lordship, in the midst of all the troupes of Yoginīs, (he) generates light with a yellow and red lustre like that of (a freshly) cut sapphire. (The seat) is surrounded by the tree, creeper, monastery, gesture and cave. One should know (this), the fourth sacred seat, as emanation by means of the (energy of the deity that) emanates in many ways (the creatures) born of eggs, sweat, seeds and wombs [i.e., udbhid]. [...]”.

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Shakta (शाक्त, śākta) or Shaktism (śāktism) represents a tradition of Hinduism where the Goddess (Devi) is revered and worshipped. Shakta literature includes a range of scriptures, including various Agamas and Tantras, although its roots may be traced back to the Vedas.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

udbhid (उद्भिद्).—a That bursts forth; that sprouts. Growing or existing as a tree, plant or vegetable.–śāstra n. Botany.–yōni f Vegetable kingdom.

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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 dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Udbhid (उद्भिद्).—7 U. To break up. -pass. To break out, burst forth, become visible, be produced; अद्यापि पक्षावपि नोद्भिद्येते (adyāpi pakṣāvapi nodbhidyete) K.347; उद्भिद्यमानपक्षतिः (udbhidyamānapakṣatiḥ) 33,29,46; उद्भिन्नपयोधरया (udbhinnapayodharayā) K.1 developed; Ve.4.1. -Caus. To bring out, develop, unfold; बीजानां गर्भितानां फलमतिगहनं गूढमुद्भेदयंश्च (bījānāṃ garbhitānāṃ phalamatigahanaṃ gūḍhamudbhedayaṃśca) Mu.4.3.

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Udbhid (उद्भिद्).—a. [ud-bhid-kvip]

1) Sprouting, germinating, shooting forth.

2) Penetrating.

3) Destroying.

4) Causing to come forth. m.

1) A sprout or shoot (of a plant); अङ्कुरोऽभिनवोद्भिदि (aṅkuro'bhinavodbhidi) Ak.

2) A plant; उद्भिदस्तरु- गुल्माद्याः (udbhidastaru- gulmādyāḥ) Ak.

3) A spring, fountain.

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

Udbhid (उद्भिद्).—mfn. (-dbhid or -dbhit) Sprouting, germinating. E. ut up, bhida to break or burst, affix kvip, or with ka affix udbhida (daḥ-dā-daṃ) n.

(-daṃ) Culinary salt. E. ut forth, bhid to break, and ka affix; breaking from the soil.

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

Udbhid (उद्भिद्).—[ud-bhid], and udbhida ud-bhid + a, adj. Sprouting, Mahābhārata 1, 3587.

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

Udbhid (उद्भिद्).—[adjective] breaking forth, sprouting, piercing, victorious. [masculine] a kind of sacrifice; [feminine] sprout, plant; spring, fountain.

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Udbhid (उद्भिद्).—break through (disclose, betray*); [Passive] burst open, become manifest nis split or tear asunder, pierce, hurt, wound, loose, unveil, discover; [Passive] split, burst, open ([intransitive]).

Udbhid is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ud and bhid (भिद्).

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

1) Udbhid (उद्भिद्):—[=ud-bhid] 1. ud-√bhid [Parasmaipada] -bhinatti ([subjunctive] -bhinadat, [Ṛg-veda]; [Potential] 1. sg. -bhideyam, [Atharva-veda])

—to break or burst through, break out;

—to appear above, become visible, rise up, [Ṛg-veda x, 45, 10; Atharva-veda ix, 2, 2; iv, 38, 1; Tāṇḍya-brāhmaṇa; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa];

—to pierce, [Vedāntasāra; Bhāgavata-purāṇa] :

—[Passive voice] -bhidyate, to spring open, burst forth, [Mahābhārata];

—to shoot open or up, break out, appear, [Daśakumāra-carita; Bhāgavata-purāṇa etc.]

2) [=ud-bhid] 2. ud-bhid mfn. penetrating, bursting through

3) [v.s. ...] coming or bursting forth, pouring, overflowing

4) [v.s. ...] abounding with, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda v, 20, 11; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā]

5) [v.s. ...] breaking forth (from the earth), sprouting, germinating, [Mahābhārata]

6) [v.s. ...] m. (t) a kind of sacrifice, [Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra; Āśvalāyana-śrauta-sūtra] etc.

7) [v.s. ...] f. (t) a sprout or shoot of a plant, a plant

8) [v.s. ...] a spring, fountain, [Suśruta]

9) [v.s. ...] (with indrasya) Name of a Sāman.

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

Udbhid (उद्भिद्):—(d) a. Idem.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Udbhid (उद्भिद्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Ubbhiṃda.

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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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