मत्त

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Sanskrit मत्त (mattá).

Adjective[edit]

मत्त (matt) (Urdu spelling مت)

  1. intoxicated (by liquor, passion, pride, etc.)
  2. overpowered (by sleep, etc.)
  3. wayward
  4. mad
  5. furious
  6. delighted

Synonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

मत्त (matt) (Urdu spelling مت)

  1. a madman
  2. a drunken person
  3. (rare) an elephant in rut, a furious elephant

References[edit]

  • John T. Platts (accessed 08-23-2012), “A Dictionary of Urdu, Classical Hindi, and English”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[1]

Sanskrit[edit]

Adjective[edit]

मत्त (mattá)

  1. intoxicated, drunk, inebriated (literally or figuratively)
  2. mad, insane
  3. in rut, furious (as an elephant)
  4. proud, arrogant
  5. delighted, overjoyed, excited with joy
  6. amorous, sportive, wanton
  7. excited by sexual desire

Noun[edit]

मत्त (mattám

  1. drunkard
  2. madman
  3. an elephant in rut
  4. cuckoo
  5. buffalo
  6. the thorn-apple or Dhatturā plant

Declension[edit]

Masculine a-stem declension of मत्त
Nom. sg. मत्तः (mattaḥ)
Gen. sg. मत्तस्य (mattasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative मत्तः (mattaḥ) मत्तौ (mattau) मत्ताः (mattāḥ)
Vocative मत्त (matta) मत्तौ (mattau) मत्ताः (mattāḥ)
Accusative मत्तम् (mattam) मत्तौ (mattau) मत्तान् (mattān)
Instrumental मत्तेन (mattena) मत्ताभ्याम् (mattābhyām) मत्तैः (mattaiḥ)
Dative मत्ताय (mattāya) मत्ताभ्याम् (mattābhyām) मत्तेभ्यः (mattebhyaḥ)
Ablative मत्तात् (mattāt) मत्ताभ्याम् (mattābhyām) मत्तेभ्यः (mattebhyaḥ)
Genitive मत्तस्य (mattasya) मत्तयोः (mattayoḥ) मत्तानाम् (mattānām)
Locative मत्ते (matte) मत्तयोः (mattayoḥ) मत्तेषु (matteṣu)

References[edit]

  • Vaman Shivaram Apte (accessed 08-23-2012), “The Practical Sanskrit-English Dictionary”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[2]