Upahatya, Upahatyā: 3 definitions


Upahatya 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.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Upahatyā (उपहत्या).—Dazzling of the eyes; morbid affection (as of the eyes); उपहत्यामक्ष्योः (upahatyāmakṣyoḥ) Av.5.4.1.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Upahatya (उपहत्य).—(-upahatya) (°tyā?) , damage, harm, in [bahuvrīhi] [compound] nir-upahatyaṃ nirupadravaṃ bhavet (Ārya-)Mañjuśrīmūlakalpa 37.16 (prose) Cf. Sanskrit upahati, and (once in Atharvaveda) upahatyā.

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

Upahatyā (उपहत्या):—[=upa-hatyā] [from upa-han] f. hurt, damage, morbid affection (as of the eyes), [Atharva-veda v, 4, 10.]

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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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