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By M. A. Alwar

Sometimes transliterated as: Udha, UDhA, UUdhaa

Ūḍhā means Wife.[1] She is a Maiden who is married.


Ūḍhā is used in feminine form.


Ūḍhā can be derived as Vah + Kta (affix) + ṭāp (Suffix).

Ūḍhā As per Smṛitis

The smṛtis note as follows:
“In the conjecture of the married and the unmarried, the wealth is lost by the unmarried.


  1. As per Hemacandra.
  • Shabdakalpadrumah by Raja Radhakantdev, Varadaprasada Vasu, Haricarana Vasu