From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia
By M. A. Alwar
Ūḍhā means Wife. 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.
- ↑ As per Hemacandra.
- Shabdakalpadrumah by Raja Radhakantdev, Varadaprasada Vasu, Haricarana Vasu