Ukha: 11 definitions
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Ayurveda (science of life)Source: gurumukhi.ru: Ayurveda glossary of terms
Ukhā (उखा):—(1) infra clavicular fossa. (2) Hollow on the side of the hip.
Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.
General definition (in Hinduism)Source: archive.org: Vedic index of Names and Subjects
Ukhā (उखा) is the regular word for a “cooking pot”, usually mentioned in connection with sacrifice, from the Rigveda onwards. It was made of clay (mṛṇ-mayī). See also Sthālī.
Languages of India and abroad
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Ukha (उख).—A boiler, pot, vessel. चरुं पञ्चबिलमुखं धर्मोऽभीन्धे (caruṃ pañcabilamukhaṃ dharmo'bhīndhe) Av.11.3.18.
-khā 1 A boiling vessel, a boiler or cooking pot (such as a sauce-pan; Mar. śegaḍī). अन्यो ह्याग्निरुखाप्यन्या नित्यमेवमवेहि भोः (anyo hyāgnirukhāpyanyā nityamevamavehi bhoḥ) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 12.315.15.
2) A fireplace at a sacrifice.
3) A part of the body.
Derivable forms: ukhaḥ (उखः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-khā) A pot or saucepan, &c. E. ukh to go, ka affix, and ṭāp, also ughā.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ukha (उख).—[masculine] pot, boiler (also ā [feminine]); a cert. part of the upper portion of the thigh (v. seq.).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Ukha (उख):—m. ([from] root khan with 1. ud?), a boiler, caldron, vessel, [Atharva-veda xi, 3, 18]
2) Name of a pupil of Tittiri, [Pāṇini; Taittirīya-anukramaṇī]
3) a particular part of the upper leg, [Lāṭyāyana]
4) Ukhā (उखा):—[from ukha] f. a boiler
5) [v.s. ...] any saucepan or pot or vessel which can be put on the fire, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda xii, 3, 23; Taittirīya-saṃhitā; Suśruta] etc.
6) [v.s. ...] a particular part of the upper leg, [Pāṇini; Caraka etc.]
7) Ūkha (ऊख):—m. a buttock
8) (cf. ukha), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ukhā (उखा):—[(khā)] 1. f. A pot or saucepan.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
Ūkhā (ऊखा) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Ukkhā.
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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 (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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Ūkha (ऊख) [Also spelled ukh]:—(nm) see [īkha].
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+20): Ukhacchid, Ukhada, Ukhadana, Ukhadanem, Ukhadapachada, Ukhai, Ukhal, Ukhala, Ukhalabera, Ukhalaberija, Ukhaladavara, Ukhalana, Ukhalanem, Ukhalani, Ukhalanta-dokem-asanem, Ukhalaukhala, Ukhalayapakhalaya, Ukhali, Ukhalya, Ukhamamasane.
Ends with (+989): Abaddhakamukha, Abaddhamukha, Abhimukha, Abhisammukha, Abhrabhimukha, Abukha, Acaramayukha, Acharamayukha, Adamukha, Adarshamukha, Adasamukha, Addamukha, Adheyyamukha, Adhomayukha, Adhomukha, Adhyatmasukha, Adimukha, Aduhkhasukha, Adurmukha, Advaitasukha.
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Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 4.19.9 < [Sukta 19]
Rig Veda 3.53.22 < [Sukta 53]
Rig Veda 1.162.11 < [Sukta 162]
Satapatha-brahmana (by Julius Eggeling)
Kāṇḍa VII, adhyāya 5, brāhmaṇa 1 < [Seventh Kāṇḍa]
Kanda VI, adhyaya 7, brahmana 1 < [Sixth Kanda]
Kāṇḍa XIII, adhyāya 1, brāhmaṇa 9 < [Thirteenth Kāṇḍa]
Paraskara-grihya-sutra (by Hermann Oldenberg)
Hiranyakesi-grihya-sutra (by Hermann Oldenberg)
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Baudhayana Dharmasutra (by Georg Bühler)