Caturgrihitin, Caturgṛhītin, Catur-grihitin: 1 definition


Caturgrihitin means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

The Sanskrit term Caturgṛhītin can be transliterated into English as Caturgrhitin or Caturgrihitin, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Chaturgrihitin.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Caturgrihitin in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Caturgṛhītin (चतुर्गृहीतिन्):—[=catur-gṛhītin] [from catur > catasṛ] mfn. one who has taken up (any fluid) 4 times, [Lāṭyāyana iii, 2, 6 [Scholiast or Commentator]]

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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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