उक्ति

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Sogdian [script?] (úxtə, said, spoken), Avestan [script?] (uxti, word, speech), [script?] (uxta, said, spoken), Old Armenian ուխտ (uxt, vow).

Noun[edit]

उक्ति (uktif

  1. sentence, proclamation, speech, expression, word (Mn., Pañcat., Kathās. etc.)
  2. a worthy speech or word (BhP.)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams, A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1898, page 0172