Bhratriya, Bhrātrīya: 9 definitions

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Bhratriya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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

[«previous next»] — Bhratriya in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

bhrātrīya (भ्रात्रीय).—S Relating to a brother, fraternal.

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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

[«previous next»] — Bhratriya in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bhrātrīya (भ्रात्रीय).—a. Fraternal.

-yaḥ A brother's son, nephew.

See also (synonyms): bhrātreya.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Bhrātrīya (भ्रात्रीय).—mfn.

(-yaḥ-yā-yaṃ) Fraternal, belonging or relating to a brother. m.

(-yaḥ) A brother’s son. E. bhrātṛ a brother, and cha aff.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Bhrātrīya (भ्रात्रीय).—i. e. bhrātṛ + īya, I. adj. Fraternal. Ii. m. A brother’s son.

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

1) Bhrātrīya (भ्रात्रीय):—[from bhrātṛ] m. a (father’s) brother’s son, nephew, [Pāṇini 4-1, 144]

2) [v.s. ...] mfn. fraternal, belonging or relating to a brother, [Horace H. Wilson]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Bhrātrīya (भ्रात्रीय):—(yaḥ) 1. m. A brother’s son. a. Fraternal, brotherly.

[Sanskrit to German]

Bhratriya 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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Bhratriya in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Bhrātrīya (ಭ್ರಾತ್ರೀಯ):—

1) [adjective] of or relating to one’s brother or brothers.

2) [adjective] having traits considered typical of brothers; brotherly.

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Bhrātrīya (ಭ್ರಾತ್ರೀಯ):—[noun] = ಭ್ರಾತೃಜ [bhratrija].

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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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