Uddhriti, Uddhṛti: 7 definitions


Uddhriti 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.

The Sanskrit term Uddhṛti can be transliterated into English as Uddhrti or Uddhriti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Uddhṛti (उद्धृति).—f.

1) Drawing or pulling out, extracting.

2) An extract, passage selected.

3) Delivering, rescuing.

4) Especially, delivering or purifying from sin, final liberation; त्रपन्ते तीर्थानि त्वरितमिह यस्योद्धृतिविधौ (trapante tīrthāni tvaritamiha yasyoddhṛtividhau) G. L.28.

Derivable forms: uddhṛtiḥ (उद्धृतिः).

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

Uddhṛti (उद्धृति).—i. e. ud-hṛ + ti, 1. Pulling out (as an arrow). 2. Preservation, [Rājataraṅgiṇī] 5, 477.

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

Uddhṛti (उद्धृति).—[feminine] drawing out, extraction, salvation.

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

1) Uddhṛti (उद्धृति):—[=ud-dhṛti] [from ud-dhṛ] f. the act of drawing out, extraction, [Suśruta; Rājataraṅgiṇī; Śiśupāla-vadha]

2) [v.s. ...] taking away or out, removing (the fire), [Nyāyamālā-vistara]

3) [v.s. ...] abstract, extract, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

4) [v.s. ...] delivering, rescue.

[Sanskrit to German]

Uddhriti in German

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Uddhṛti (ಉದ್ಧೃತಿ):—[noun] a passage selected or quoted from a book, article, etc.; an extract; an excerpt; a quotation.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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