Hinduism. a collection of aphorisms relating to some aspect of the conduct of life.
[soo t-uh] /ˈsʊt ə/ (Show IPA). Buddhism. any of the sermons of Buddha.
one of the approximately 4000 rules or aphorisms that constitute Panini’s grammar of Sanskrit.
(Hinduism) Sanskrit sayings or collections of sayings on Vedic doctrine dating from about 200 ad onwards
of or relating to the last of the Vedic literary periods, from about 500 to 100 bc: the sutra period
of or relating to the sutras or compilations of sutras of about 200 ad onwards
(Buddhism) collections of dialogues and discourses of classic Mahayana Buddhism dating from the 2nd to the 6th centuries a.d
[soo t-uh] /ˈsʊt ə/ noun, Buddhism. 1. See under Pali Canon. noun, Buddhism. 1. a collection of scriptures, originally recorded from oral traditions in the 1st century b.c., divided into one of three parts (Pitaka) sermons () the rules of the Buddhist order () and several treatises on philosophy and psychology ()
noun 1. sati. noun 1. a Hindu practice whereby a widow immolates herself on the funeral pyre of her husband: now abolished by law. 2. a Hindu widow who so immolates herself. noun 1. the former Hindu custom whereby a widow burnt herself to death on her husband’s funeral pyre 2. a Hindu widow who […]
noun 1. John Augustus, 1803–80, U.S. frontiersman: owner of Sutter’s Mill.
adjective 1. a frequent misspelling of subtle.