Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A collection of sacred devotional hymns in Sanskrit constituting one of the four Vedas.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. one of four collections of sacred texts

Etymologies

Sanskrit saṃhitā, collection, from feminine past participle of samdadhāti, he puts together, collects : sam, together; see sem-1 in Indo-European roots + dadhāti, he puts; see dhē- in Indo-European roots.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

Examples

  • Instead of telling me what was wrong with that post, you instead deleted it without anyone knowing or without telling anyone- not good samhita.

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  • If you don't want to hear other peoples' opinions, keep it on a private blog that only your friends can read -After the way samhita treated me today, I'm afraid I am starting to agree with you, Morgan La Fey.

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  • This is confirmed in the Brahma-samhita 5.32: angani yasya sakalendriya-vrittimanti.

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  • I like this from Hill's post: the neighbors were undoubtedly animated not only by righteous anger, but an awareness of the long and deep history of the government's failure to protect black female bodies. hey samhita, im having a bit of an issue with your "So while we may fall on the side of never resorting to violence, many people do not have this privilege"

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  • *update* After reviewing my profile, it actually looks like samhita made it where I can't post anymore. seriously.

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  • p.s. sorry guys for putting this comment on so many posts, I'm just afraid samhita will delete it before you guys can see how bad samhita has gotten lately when it comes to deleating people's different points of view

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  • samhita, instead of cowardly deleting this comment, I think you need to explain you censorious actions to me and the other posters.

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  • Pretty cowardly samhita, especially since it was you who said to me on the thread called "Un Feminist Guilty Pleasure: Commercial Rap". when were debating the misogyny in the music industry and I had to step out for a few hours- you said "I think you should read up about the culture of misogyny in hip hop and what produces it, why it is so popular and who is buying into the product.

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