Uh, Ūh: 8 definitions


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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Uh (उह्).—P.

1) (ohati, uvoha, uhita) To hurt or give pain.

2) To kill, destroy; see ऊह् (ūh).

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Ūh (ऊह्).—I. 1 U. [ऊहति-ते, ऊहाञ्चकार-चक्रे, ऊहितुम्, ऊहित (ūhati-te, ūhāñcakāra-cakre, ūhitum, ūhita)]

1) To note, mark, observe; Av.2.131.1.

2) To guess, conjecture, infer; अनुक्तमप्यूहति पण्डितो जनः (anuktamapyūhati paṇḍito janaḥ) Pañcatantra (Bombay) 1.43. द्रुतधृतलिपिविद्यं वीक्ष्य वैलक्ष्यमूहे (drutadhṛtalipividyaṃ vīkṣya vailakṣyamūhe) Śiva. B.9.74.

3) To comprehend, conceive, perceive, expect; ऊहांचक्रे जयं न च (ūhāṃcakre jayaṃ na ca) Bhaṭṭikāvya 14.72,3.48,15.123.

4) To reason, deliberate about.

5) To reckon upon (with loc.)

6) To wait for. -7. To be regarded as. -II. 1 P.

1) To change or modify.

2) To push, thrust, remove (with a perp.). -Caus. To cause to reason, think, infer, conjecture; प्रच्छन्नमप्यूहयते हि चेष्टा (pracchannamapyūhayate hi ceṣṭā) Kirātārjunīya 16.19.

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

Uh (उह्).—[uha] r. 1st cl. (ir) uhir (ohati) or (i) uhi (uṃhati) 1. To hurt or give pain. 2. To kill, to destroy. With vi and ap, pre. to destroy, to remove.

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Ūh (ऊह्).—[ūha] r. 1st cl. (ūhate) To reason, to apprehend and infer: with pra and vi to intermit; with vi, to array in order of battle; with sam prefixed, (samūhati or -te) to assemble or to be assembled.

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

Uh (उह्).—i. 1, [Parasmaipada.] To hurt or to kill.

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Ūh (ऊह्).—i. 1, [Ātmanepada.], with prepositions also [Parasmaipada.] To apprehend, Mahābhārata 1, 5228.

— [Causal.] To observe, Mahābhārata 2, 1240.

— With the prep. api api, To understand, [Hitopadeśa] iii. [distich] 33.

— With abhi abhi, To infer, [Kathāsaritsāgara, (ed. Brockhaus.)] 7, 11

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Ūh (ऊह्).— (derived from vah, and appearing only after prep.), i. 1, [Parasmaipada.] and [Ātmanepada.] ūhyamānā, [Rājataraṅgiṇī] 5, 33, is to be corrected to uhyº, pass. of vah, Being carried.

— With the prep. apa apa. 1. To remove, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 8, 414; 11, 102 ([Ātmanepada.]); apohita, [Prabodhacandrodaya, (ed. Brockhaus.)] 116, 7.

— 2. To press, to follow immediately, [Raghuvaṃśa, (ed. Stenzler.)] 19, 5. 3. To avoid, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 10, 86 ([Ātmanepada.]).

— With the prep. vyapa vi-apa. 1. To remove, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 2, 102. 2. To expiate, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 11, 81. 3. To keep off, [Rāmāyaṇa] 6, 75, 57 ([Ātmanepada.]).

— With ud ud. To raise, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 4, 8, 15.

— With upa upa, To bring near, [Rāmāyaṇa] 2, 52, 6.

— Pass. To begin, Mahābhārata 2, 2051. upoḍha, Produced, [Śākuntala, (ed. Böhtlingk.)] [distich] 169.

— With samupa sam-upa in samupoḍha, 1. Near, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 6, 41. 2. Commenced, [Rāmāyaṇa] 2, 75, 29.

— With prati prati, pratyūḍha. 1. Denied, [Rāmāyaṇa] 5, 31, 14. 2. Exceeded, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 4, 22, 38. 3. Interrupted, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 5, 84.

— With vi vi, To arrange an army, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 7, 191. vyūḍha, Large, [Rāmāyaṇa] 6, 36, 45.

— With nirvi nis-vi, nirvyūḍha 1. Brought out, Mahābhārata 1, 6257. 2. Achieved, [Kathāsaritsāgara, (ed. Brockhaus.)] 17, 159.

— With prativi prati-vi, To arrange an army against, Mahābhārata 3, 16370, pratyavyūhat, instead of prativy-auhat; prativyūḍha, Large, [Rāmāyaṇa] 6, 35, 18.

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

Uh (उह्).—= 1 ūh.

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Ūh (ऊह्).—1. (uh) ūhati ūhate [participle] ūḍha & ūhita shift, change.

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Ūh (ऊह्).—2. ohate ūhati ohate ūhate mind, mark, watch, wait or lurk for ([accusative] or [locative]); conceive, understand; be regarded as, pass for ([nominative]).

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

1) Uh (उह्):—[class] 1. [Parasmaipada] ohati, uvoha, auhīt, etc., to give pain, hurt, kill, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.] (cf. 1. ūh.)

2) Ūh (ऊह्):—1. ūh [class] 1. [Ātmanepada] [Parasmaipada] ūhati, -te, ūhāṃcakāra and -cakre, ūhitā, auhīt, auhiṣṭa (connected with √vah, q.v., and in some forms not to be distinguished from it), to push, thrust, move, remove (only when compounded with prepositions);

2) —to change, alter, modify, [Śāṅkhāyana-śrauta-sūtra] [commentator or commentary] on [Nyāyamālā-vistara]

3) 2. ūh [class] 1. [Ātmanepada] [Parasmaipada] ūhati, -te ([Vedic or Veda] ohate), ūhāṃ-cakāra, etc. (by native authorities not distinguished from 1. ūh above), to observe, mark, note, attend to, heed, regard, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda xx, 131, 10];

—to expect, hope for, wait for, listen for, [Ṛg-veda];

—to comprehend, conceive, conjecture, guess, suppose, infer, reason, deliberate upon, [Mahābhārata; Bhāgavata-purāṇa; Nyāyamālā-vistara; Bhaṭṭi-kāvya] etc.:—[Causal] ūhayati ([Aorist] aujihat), to consider, heed, [Mahābhārata];

—to cause to suppose or infer, [Bhaṭṭi-kāvya]

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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

Uḥ (ಉಃ):—[interjection] an interjection used to express displeasure, abhorrence, disapproval, tiredness, etc.

context information

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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