Udupati, aka: Uḍupati, Udu-pati; 2 Definition(s)

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1a) Uḍupati (उडुपति).—A pravara (Aṅgiras).*

  • * Matsya-purāṇa 196. 14.

1b) A surname of Soma.*

  • * Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 6. 33.
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
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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.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Uḍupati (उडुपति).—

1) the moon; जितमुडुपतिना (jitamuḍupatinā) Ratn.1.5; रसात्मकस्योडुपतेश्च रश्मयः (rasātmakasyoḍupateśca raśmayaḥ) Ku.5.22.

2) Varuṇa, regent of waters.

Derivable forms: uḍupatiḥ (उडुपतिः).

Uḍupati is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms uḍu and pati (पति). See also (synonyms): uḍurāj.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English 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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