मुहूर्तः र्तम् [हुर्छ्-क्त धातोः पूर्वं मुट् च Tv.] 1 A moment, any short portion of time, an instant; नवाम्बुदानीकमुहूर्त- लाञ्छने R.3.53; संध्याभ्ररेखेव मुहूर्तरागाः Pt.1.194; Me.19; Ku.7.5. -2 A period, time (auspicious or otherwise). -3 A period of 48 minutes. -र्तः An astrologer.
m. n. [den. pp. fr. muhur, past in a trice], moment, instant; hour of forty-eight minutes (one-thirtieth of a day): °ree;--, in a moment; for a moment; in. in a moment, presently; ab. after a moment, in stantly: -ka, m. or n. (?) moment; hour; -kovida, m. (skilled in auspicious moments), astrologer; -râga, a. red or attached for a moment.
noun (masculine neuter) a moment (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a particular division of time (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a period of 48 minutes (in personified as the children of Muhūrta) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
any short space of time (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
instant (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the 30th part of a day (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
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