Utpatha: 10 definitions


Utpatha 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 dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Utpatha (उत्पथ).—[utkrāntaḥ panthānam] A wrong road (fig. also); गुरोरप्यवलिप्तस्य कार्याकार्यमजानतः । उत्पथप्रतिपन्नस्य न्याय्यं भवति शासनम् (gurorapyavaliptasya kāryākāryamajānataḥ | utpathapratipannasya nyāyyaṃ bhavati śāsanam) Mb. (parityāgo vidhīyate Pañcatantra (Bombay) 1.36); Manusmṛti 2.214; क्षिप्तावरोधाङ्गनमुत्पथेन गाम् (kṣiptāvarodhāṅganamutpathena gām) Śiśupālavadha 12.24; a mistaken path, (wrong guess), error; Uttararāmacarita 4.22.

-tham ind. Astray, on the wrong road.

Derivable forms: utpathaḥ (उत्पथः).

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

Utpatha (उत्पथ).—m.

(-thaḥ) Error, bad way, evil. E. ut from, patha for pathin a path.

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

Utpatha (उत्पथ).—i. e. ud-patha, m. Wrong way, Chr. 22, 25.

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

Utpatha (उत्पथ).—[masculine] wrong way (lit. & [figuratively]).

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

1) Utpatha (उत्पथ):—[=ut-patha] m. wrong road, bad way, [Kāśikā-vṛtti]

2) [v.s. ...] error, evil, [Rāmāyaṇa; Mahābhārata; Pañcatantra; Prabodha-candrodaya]

3) [v.s. ...] mfn. one who is come off from the right way, lost, stray, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

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

Utpatha (उत्पथ):—[utpa+tha] (thaḥ) 1. m. n. Error.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Utpatha (उत्पथ) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Uppaha.

[Sanskrit to German]

Utpatha in German

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

Utpatha (ಉತ್ಪಥ):—

1) [noun] an unfit, wrong, immoral or illegal way, path or manner; an improper means.

2) [noun] the sky as the path for birds, gods, 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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