Cettri, Cettṛ: 2 definitions
Cettri 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 Cettṛ can be transliterated into English as Cettr or Cettri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Alternative spellings of this word include Chettri.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Cettṛ (चेत्तृ).—[masculine] observer, guardian.
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Cettṛ (चेत्तृ).—[masculine] observer, guardian.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Cettṛ (चेत्तृ):—[from cit] a mfn. attentive, guardian, [Ṛg-veda x, 128, 9] (See also sub voce √4. cit), [Atharva-veda; iv and vi] (cettṛ), [Taittirīya-saṃhitā i,f.]
2) b cetya See √cit.
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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