Uti, Uṭī, Ūti: 13 definitions


Uti means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

Source: archive.org: Shiva Purana - English Translation

Ūti (ऊति) refers to “enjoyment”, according to the Śivapurāṇa 2.3.13 (“Śiva-Pārvatī dialogue”).—Accordingly, after Pārvatī spoke to Śiva: “On hearing these words of Pārvatī, the great lord engaged in the causation of great enjoyment [i.e., maha-ūti-karaṇa] and protection became delighted. He laughed and said”.

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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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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

uṭī (उटी).—f Smearing the body with a composition of sandal and other fragrant ingredients. v kara. 2 The composition for this purpose. v lāva. Ex. jyācē āṅgīṃ mṛgamadāci uṭī || tō kākaviṣṭhā na pāhē dṛṣṭi || 3 A stone &c. placed under a wheel to scotch it. 4 R Rice-straw or grass stacked around a post.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

uṭī (उटी).—f Smearing the body with a compo- sition of sandal and other fragrant ingredients; the composition for this purpose.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ūti (ऊति).—f. [av-ktin P.III.3.97]

1) Weaving, sewing (fr. ve).

2) Protection; मघवञ्छग्धि तव तन्न ऊतिभिः (maghavañchagdhi tava tanna ūtibhiḥ) Mahānār. Up.2.4.

3) Enjoyment.

4) Sport, play अवैति जन्तुः कुमनीष ऊतीः (avaiti jantuḥ kumanīṣa ūtīḥ) Bhāgavata 1.3.37;8.5.44.

5) Favour, kindness.

6) Aid, assistance, help.

7) The money given to a tailor for sewing.

8) Wish, desire; मन्वन्तराणि सद्धर्मऊतयः कर्मवासनाः (manvantarāṇi saddharmaūtayaḥ karmavāsanāḥ) Bhāgavata 2.1.4.

9) Red texture; tissue; अत्र सर्गो विसर्गश्च स्थानं पोषणमूतयः (atra sargo visargaśca sthānaṃ poṣaṇamūtayaḥ) Bhāg 2.1.1.

Derivable forms: ūtiḥ (ऊतिः).

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

Ūti (ऊति).—f., effort (compare [Boehtlingk and Roth] s.v. 7: cited once from BhagP.; no other meaning seems possible in Divyāvadāna): Divyāvadāna 654.27; 655.2 utsāhany ūtir aprativāṇiḥ…yogaḥ karaṇīyaḥ.

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

Ūti (ऊति).—f.

(-tiḥ) 1. Preserving, protecting. 2. Sewing, weaving. 3. Distilling. 4. Speed. 5. Sport, play. E. veñ to weave, &c. affix ktin.

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

Ūti (ऊति).—f. i. e. I. av + ti, 1. Assistance, Chr. 288, 14 = [Rigveda.] i. 48, 14; help, [Lassen, Anthologia Sanskritica.] 98, 16 = [Rigveda.] v. 9, 6; ūtī, ved. instr. sing, Chr. 291, 13 = [Rigveda.] i. 64, 13. 2. Quickness, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 8, 5, 44. Ii. ve + ti, Web, tissue, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 2, 10, 1; 4.

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

Ūti (ऊति).—1. [feminine] ([masculine]) furtherance, help, aid, refreshment; helper, furtherer, protector.

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Ūti (ऊति).—2. [feminine] weaving, sewing.

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

1) Ūti (ऊति):—[from ū] 1. ūti f. help, protection, promoting, refreshing favour

2) [v.s. ...] kindness, refreshment, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda]

3) [v.s. ...] means of helping or promoting or refreshing, goods, riches (also plur.), [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa xii]

4) [v.s. ...] enjoyment, play, dalliance, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa viii, 5, 44]

5) [v.s. ...] = kṣaraṇa, [Tārānātha tarkavācaspati’s Vācaspatyam, Sanskrit dictionary]

6) [from ū] 2. ūti f. the act of weaving, sewing, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

7) [v.s. ...] red texture

8) [v.s. ...] tissue, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa ii, 10, 1]

9) [v.s. ...] a mole’s hole, [Taittirīya-brāhmaṇa i, 1, 3, 3.]

10) 3. ūti m. (for 1. and 2. See 3. and 4. ū above), Name of a Daitya, [Skanda-purāṇa]

11) [from ve] a See 1. ūta etc., p. 221, col. 1.

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

Ūti (ऊति):—(tiḥ) 2. f. Sewing; preserving; distilling; speed; sport.

[Sanskrit to German]

Uti in German

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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.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Uṭi (ಉಟಿ):—[independent] an indiclinable to denote enthusiastic feeling.

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Ūti (ಊತಿ):—[noun] a disease.

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Ūti (ಊತಿ):—

1) [noun] the act of joining or fastening with stitches with a needle and thread; a sewing.

2) [noun] a making of (a fabric) on a loom by interlacing threads or yarns; weaving.

3) [noun] a strong longing for; a desire.

4) [noun] (phil.) that which binds the soul with the worldly affairs (as opp. with the spiritual values).

5) [noun] a protecting or being protected; an instance of this; protection.

6) [noun] the possession, use or benefit of something; enjoyment.

7) [noun] a game; sport.

8) [noun] the charges paid to a tailor for sewing.

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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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