Vaidha: 8 definitions


Vaidha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Vaidh.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

vaidha (वैध).—a S Relating to vidhi; i. e. normal, regular, canonical, prescribed or appointed by authority.

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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

Vaidha (वैध).—a. (-dhī f.),

-vaidhika a. (- f.) [विधित आगतः अण् ठक् वा (vidhita āgataḥ aṇ ṭhak vā)]

1) Conformable to rule, settled, fixed, ritual; वैधी विचित्रा भवति प्रवृत्तिः (vaidhī vicitrā bhavati pravṛttiḥ) Rām. ch.6.57.

2) Legal, lawful.

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

Vaidha (वैध).—mfn.

(-dhaḥ-dhī-dhaṃ) According to rule, preceptive, ritual. E. vidhi, aṇ aff.

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

Vaidha (वैध).—i. e. vidhi + a, adj. According to rule, ritual.

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

Vaidha (वैध):—mf(ī)n. ([from] vidhi) enjoined by rule or precept, prescribed, legal (-tva n.), [Taittirīya-saṃhitā [Scholiast or Commentator]; Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra [Scholiast or Commentator]] etc.

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

Vaidha (वैध):—[(dhaḥ-dhī-dhaṃ) a.] According to rule.

[Sanskrit to German]

Vaidha 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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Vaidha (वैध) [Also spelled vaidh]:—(a) valid; legal, legitimate; tenable; ~[] validity; legitimacy, legality; tenability; •[vādī] a legitimist.

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