Arthat, Arthāt: 7 definitions


Arthat means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

arthāt (अर्थात्).—ad (The 5th case in Sanskrit grammar of artha For or on account of; in consequence of; in necessary result; of course. 2 Virtually; in effect.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

arthāt (अर्थात्).—ad In consequence, in necessary result, of course. Virtually, in effect

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Arthāt (अर्थात्).—ind. (abl. of artha)

1) As a matter of course, of course, in fact; मूषिकेण दण्डो भक्षित इत्यनेन तत्सहचरितमपूप- भक्षणमर्थादायातं भवति (mūṣikeṇa daṇḍo bhakṣita ityanena tatsahacaritamapūpa- bhakṣaṇamarthādāyātaṃ bhavati) S. D.1.

2) According to the circumstances or state of the case; as a matter of fact.

3) That is to say, namely.

-kṛtam Performed through the force of implication or as a matter of course; न चार्थात्कृतं चोदकः प्रापयति (na cārthātkṛtaṃ codakaḥ prāpayati) ŚB on MS.5.2.8.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Arthāt (अर्थात्):—[from artha] a [ablative] ind. See sub voce below

2) [from artha] b ind. [ablative] according to the state of the case, according to the circumstance, as a matter of fact

3) [v.s. ...] according to the sense, that is to say, [Sāhitya-darpaṇa etc.]

[Sanskrit to German]

Arthat in German

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Arthat in Hindi refers in English to:—(ind) that is, that is to say, namely (viz.)..—arthat (अर्थात) is alternatively transliterated as Arthāta.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Arthāt (ಅರ್ಥಾತ್):—

1) [independent] '''that means''; ''that is to say''; ''in other words''.'clause2) [independent] as a matter of course; in fact.clause

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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