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mātra [ mAtra ]
m. a Br5hman of the lowest order i.e. only by birth cf. Hcat
( ā ), f. s.v.
n. an element, elementary matter cf. BhP.
( ifc. ) measure, quantity, sum, size, duration, measure of any kind ( whether of height, depth, breadth, length, distance, time or number, e.g. aṅgula-mātram, a finger's breadth cf. Pañcat
artha-mātram, a certain sum of money cf. ib.
krośa. mātre, at the distance of a Kos cf. Hit.
māsa-mātre, in a month cf. Lāṭy
śata-mātram, a hundred in number cf. Kathās. )
the full or simple measure of anything, the whole or totality, the one thing and no more, often = nothing but, entirely, only ( e.g. rāja-mātram, the whole class of kings cf. ŚāṅkhSr
bhaya-m°, all that may be called danger, any danger cf. VarBṛS.
rati-m°, nothing but sensuality cf. Mn.
śabda-mātreṇa, only by a sound cf. Śak. )
Possessing ( only ) as much as or no more than ( cf. prâṇa-yāsrika-m° )
amounting ( only ) to ( pleonastically after numerals ; tri-m° ).
being nothing but, simply or merely ( cf. padāti-, manuṣya-m°
after a p.p. = scarcely, as soon as, merely, just, e.g. jāta-m°, scarcely or just born cf. Mn.
kṛṣṭa-m°, merely ploughed cf. KātyŚr.
bhukta-mātre, immediately after eating cf. Mn. )
mātra-tas [ mAtratas ]
ind. ( ifc. ) from the first moment of ( cf. bhūmi-ṣṭha-m° )
mātra-tā [ mAtratA ]
f. ( ifc. ) the being as much as, no more nor less than anything cf. Śaṃkar
mātra-traya [ mAtratraya ]
mfn. threefold cf. MārkP.
mātra-tva [ mAtratva ]
n. = -tā cf. Vedântas
mātra-rāja [ mAtrarAja ]
m. ( with anaṅgaharṣa ) N. of a poet cf. Cat.
मात्र mātra [ mAtra ]
°traka etc. See p. 804, cols. 2, 3