Udbhida; 3 Definition(s)

Introduction

Udbhida 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.

In Hinduism

Purana

[Udbhida in Purana glossaries]

Udbhida (उद्भिद).—One of the seven sons of Jyotiṣmān, who was a son of Priyavrata, according to the Varāhapurāṇa chapter 74. Priyavrata was a son of Svāyambhuva Manu, who was created by Brahmā, who was in turn created by Nārāyaṇa, the unknowable all-pervasive primordial being.

(Source): Wisdom Library: Varāha-purāṇa

1a) Udbhida (उद्भिद).—A varṣa after Udbhita;1 a varṣaparvata of Kuśadvīpam.2

  • 1) Vāyu-purāṇa 33. 25.
  • 2) Vāyu-purāṇa 49. 52.

1b) A son of Jyotiṣmān, after the country of Udbhida was named.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 33. 24; Viṣṇu-purāṇa II. 4. 36.

1c) A people of the south country.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 45. 127.
(Source): Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Purana book cover
context information

The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

Discover the meaning of udbhida in the context of Purana from relevant books on Exotic India

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit-English dictionary

[Udbhida in Sanskrit glossaries]

Udbhida (उद्भिद).—a. Sprouting, germinating.

-dam Culinary salt.

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

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.

Discover the meaning of udbhida in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

Relevant definitions

Search found 6 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:

Lavana
Lavaṇa (लवण) refers to “salt”, forming part of a common diet in ancient Kashmir (Kaśmīra) as me...
Jyotishman
Jyotiṣmān (ज्योतिष्मान्).—An ancient King of Kuśadvīpa. This King had seven sons, called Udbhid...
Kushadvipa
Kuśadvīpa (कुशद्वीप).—One of the seven islands. Kuśa island is rich in pearls. (Bhīṣma Parva, C...
Udbhijja
udbhijja (उद्भिज्ज).—a That bursts forth; that sprouts. Growing or existing as a tree, plant or...
Ubbhida
1) Ubbhida, 2 (adj.) (fr. ud + bhid) breaking or bursting forth, in cpd. °odaka “whose waters w...
Audbhida
Audbhida (औद्भिद).—a. (-dī f.) [उद्भिद-अण् (udbhida-aṇ)]1) Issuing (as from a well).2) Victorio...

Relevant text

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: