Vyahrita, Vyāhṛta: 8 definitions


Vyahrita 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.

The Sanskrit term Vyāhṛta can be transliterated into English as Vyahrta or Vyahrita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Source: archive.org: Shiva Purana - English Translation

Vyāhṛta (व्याहृत) refers to “saying”, according to the Śivapurāṇa 2.3.54 (“Description of the duties of the chaste wife”).—Accordingly, as a Brahmin lady said to Pārvatī: “[...] When called by him she shall leave the work she is engaged in and approach him immediately. With palms joined in reverence and love she shall bow to him and say as follows. ‘O lord, be pleased to say (vyāhṛta) what I have been called for’. Whenever ordered by him to do any job she shall do it gladly. [...]”.

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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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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vyāhṛta (व्याहृत).—p. p. Said, spoken, uttered.

-tam 1 Speaking, talking.

2) Inarticulate speech or song; रसज्ञाने तु जिव्हेयं व्याहृते वाक् तथोच्यते (rasajñāne tu jivheyaṃ vyāhṛte vāk tathocyate) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 12.21.32.

3) Information, instruction.

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

Vyāhṛta (व्याहृत).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) Uttered, said. E. vi, āṅ before hṛ to take, kta aff.

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

Vyāhṛta (व्याहृत).—[adjective] uttered, spoken, communicated; [neuter] talk, speech, singing (of birds).

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

1) Vyāhṛta (व्याहृत):—[=vy-āhṛta] [from vyā-hṛ] mfn. spoken, uttered, said, told, declared, stated, [Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā] etc., etc.

2) [v.s. ...] one who has uttered a sound, [Rāmāyaṇa]

3) [v.s. ...] eaten, devoured, [Jātakamālā]

4) [v.s. ...] n. speaking, talking, conversation, [Kāvya literature; Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

5) [v.s. ...] information, instruction, direction, [Pāṇini 5-4, 35]

6) [v.s. ...] inarticulate speech or song (of animals and birds), [Mahābhārata; Harivaṃśa]

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

Vyāhṛta (व्याहृत):—[(taḥ-tā-taṃ) p.] Pronounced.

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

Vyāhṛta (व्याहृत) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Kokkiya, Vāhitta.

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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

Vyāhṛta (ವ್ಯಾಹೃತ):—

1) [adjective] spoken; uttered.

2) [adjective] explained; described.

3) [adjective] famous; renowned.

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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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