Bhritakadhyapita, Bhṛtakādhyāpita, Bhritaka-adhyapita: 5 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Bhṛtakādhyāpita can be transliterated into English as Bhrtakadhyapita or Bhritakadhyapita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bhṛtakādhyāpita (भृतकाध्यापित).—a. taught by a paid teacher.

-taḥ a student who pays his teacher for his labour (= 'a paying student' of the modern days); भृतकाध्यापको यश्च भृतकाध्यापितस्तथा (bhṛtakādhyāpako yaśca bhṛtakādhyāpitastathā) Manusmṛti 3.156.

Bhṛtakādhyāpita is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bhṛtaka and adhyāpita (अध्यापित).

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

Bhṛtakādhyāpita (भृतकाध्यापित).—m.

(-taḥ) A student who pays his teacher. E. bhṛtaka, and adhyāpita instructed.

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

Bhṛtakādhyāpita (भृतकाध्यापित).—[adjective] taught by a hired teacher.

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

Bhṛtakādhyāpita (भृतकाध्यापित):—[from bhṛtaka > bhṛ] mfn. taught by a hired teacher, [Manu-smṛti iii, 156.]

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

Bhṛtakādhyāpita (भृतकाध्यापित):—[bhṛtakā+dhyāpita] (taḥ) 1. m. A student paying for his education.

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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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