Uddhara, aka: Uddhāra; 8 Definition(s)


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In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

1) Uddhāra (उद्धार).—Elision, a term used in the sense of 'lopa' in the ancient grammar works;

2) Uddhāra.—Name of a commentary on the Haima-liṅgānuśāsana.

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar
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Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

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uddhāra : (m.) withdrawal; pulling out.

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
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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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

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uddhāra (उद्धार).—m (S) See uddharaṇa. 2 also uddhāragata f (uddhāra & gati) Rescue or deliverance; esp. emancipation from an inferior form of existence, or exemption from further migration; final salvation.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

uddhāra (उद्धार).—m uddhāragata f Rescue; final salva- tion. Regeneration.

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

Uddhara (उद्धर) or Uddhāra (उद्धार).—See under उद्धृ (uddhṛ).

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Uddhāra (उद्धार).—1 Drawing out, extraction.

2) Deliverance, redemption, saving, rescuing, extrication.

3) Raising, lifting up.

4) Deduction, a part to be set aside.

5) (In law) A part to be set aside from the paternal property for the benefit of the eldest son; the surplus allowed by law to the eldest beyond the shares of the younger brothers; ज्येष्ठस्य विंश उद्धारः सर्वद्रव्याच्च यद्वरम् (jyeṣṭhasya viṃśa uddhāraḥ sarvadravyācca yadvaram) Ms.9.112.

6) The sixth part of booty taken in war which belongs to the king; राज्ञश्च दद्युरुद्धारमित्येषा वैदिकी श्रुतिः (rājñaśca dadyuruddhāramityeṣā vaidikī śrutiḥ) Ms.7.97.

7) An obligation.

8) Debt, particularly such as bears no interest.

9) Recovering property.

1) Marching out.

11) Citing (a passage), quoting.

12) Final beatitude.

13) Prosperity, elevation.

14) Compilation.

15) Leavings of dishes.

-rā The plant गुडूची (guḍūcī).

-ram A fire-place.

Derivable forms: uddhāraḥ (उद्धारः).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Uddhara (उद्धर).—(m. ? only in comp.; to Sanskrit ud with hṛ; also an-uddhara-tā below), neglect, ignoring: LV 342.8 (verse) evaṃ hi teṣa bhavate guru-uddharāṇāṃ (so best mss. and ed.), for so it happens to those who ignore (the words of) the Master; RP 37.14 na karmakriyoddhareṇa (bhavitav- yam), one must not ignore, neglect…; an-ud° non-neglect, LV 432.18 -ānuśāsany-anuddhara-, non-neglect of instruc- tion; in LV 440.4 (prose), for ed. anuddhuratayā, read anuddharatayā (anuddhara-tā, abstr.; grāhyavacanatām, sc. pratilapsyate), (he will attain a state of having his words accepted) because (they) will not be ignored, lit. by reason of non-ignored-ness. (Possibly read with some mss. an- uddharaṇa-tayā, which would mean the same.)

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Uddhāra (उद्धार).—(m.?), (1) some branch of mathematics, perhaps subtraction (or debits? accounting of debts, compare 2), in a cliché, list of subjects studied by youths, mudrāyām uddhāre nyāse nikṣepe…Divy 3.18; 26.12; 58.17; 100.1; 441.28; MSV iii.20.1; seems to be replaced in Mv by dhāraṇa, °ṇā, q.v.; (2) (= Pali id., and once in Sanskrit, Kāty. Dharmaś., acc. to Stenzler cited in pw) debt, in uddhā- rīkṛtam, Divy 23.15 kiṃcid ud° has anything been incurred as a debt?; (3) kaṭhinoddhāra (see uddharati; Pali uddhāra and ubbhāra), suspension, cancellation: MSV ii.161.14 ff.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit 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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