Utseka, Utsēka: 6 definitions


Utseka 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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

utsēka (उत्सेक).—m S Boiling over. utsikta p S Boiled over.

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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-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Utseka (उत्सेक).—

1) Sprinkling, pouring.

2) Spouting out or over, showering.

3) Overflow, increase, excess; रुधिरो- त्सेकाः (rudhiro- tsekāḥ) Mv.5.33 streams of blood; Me.55 v. l.; दर्प°, बल° (darpa°, bala°) &c.

4) Pride, haughtiness, insolence; उपदा विविशुः शश्वन्नोत्सेकाः कोसलेश्वरम् (upadā viviśuḥ śaśvannotsekāḥ kosaleśvaram) R.4.7; अनुत्सेको लक्ष्म्याम् (anutseko lakṣmyām) Bh.2.64; Kau. A.1.15.

5) Exuberance; मामकस्यास्य सैन्यस्य हृतोत्सेकस्य सञ्जय । अवशेषं न पश्यामि (māmakasyāsya sainyasya hṛtotsekasya sañjaya | avaśeṣaṃ na paśyāmi) ... Mb.8.7.1.

Derivable forms: utsekaḥ (उत्सेकः).

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

Utseka (उत्सेक).—m.

(-kaḥ) 1. Increase, enlargement. 2. Pride, haughtiness. 3. Casting water, &c. on anything, sprinkling. 4. Flying out or up, foaming or spouting. over, showering. E. ut on, ṣic to sprinkle, ghañ aff.

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

Utseka (उत्सेक).—i. e. ud-sic + a, m. Pride, [Rāmāyaṇa] 4, 9, 88; 5, 3, 10.

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

Utseka (उत्सेक).—[masculine] overflow, excess; extravagance, haughtiness; poss. kin.

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

1) Utseka (उत्सेक):—[=ut-seka] [from ut-sic] a m. foaming upwards, spouting out or over, showering

2) [v.s. ...] overflow

3) [v.s. ...] increase, enlargement, superabundance, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa; Suśruta; Meghadūta]

4) [v.s. ...] haughtiness, pride, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa; Pañcatantra etc.]

5) [=ut-seka] b See [column]2.

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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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