Chadi, aka: Chādi; 4 Definition(s)


Chadi means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Chhadi.

Ambiguity: Although Chadi has separate glossary definitions below, it also represents an alternative spelling of the Sanskrit word Cadi. It further has the optional forms Chādi, Cha-adi and Cha-ādi.

Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

Chādi, (f.) (chādeti1) shade J.IV, 351. (Page 276)

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Marathi-English dictionary

chaḍī (छडी).—f ( H) A cane, ratan, switch. Pr. chaḍī kāṃhīṃ lāgēnā vidyā kāṃhīṃ yēīnā or chaḍīvara paḍa- lī sāvalī āmhāsa vidyā pāvalī. 2 An ornamented cane or staff carried before great men.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

chaḍī (छडी).—f A cane, rattan.

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

Chadi (छदि).—f.,

-chadis n. [chad-ki-is vā]

1) The roof of a carriage.

2) The roof or thatch of a house.

Derivable forms: chadiḥ (छदिः).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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