Dharitri, Dharitrī: 13 definitions
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Ayurveda (science of life)Source: Wisdom Library: Raj Nighantu
Dharitrī (धरित्री) refers to “earth” and is mentioned in a list of 53 synonyms for dharaṇi (“earth”), according to the second chapter (dharaṇyādi-varga) of the 13th-century Raj Nighantu or Rājanighaṇṭu (an Ayurvedic encyclopedia). The Dharaṇyādi-varga covers the lands, soil [viz., Dharitrī], mountains, jungles and vegetation’s relations between trees and plants and substances, with their various kinds.
Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.
Languages of India and abroad
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
dharitrī (धरित्री).—f S See dharā.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Dharitrī (धरित्री).—[dhṛ-itra gaurā °ṅīp]
1) The earth; नैतच्चित्रं यदयमुदधिश्यामसीमां धरित्रीमेकः कृत्स्नां नगरपरिघप्राशुबाहुर्भुनक्ति (naitaccitraṃ yadayamudadhiśyāmasīmāṃ dharitrīmekaḥ kṛtsnāṃ nagaraparighaprāśubāhurbhunakti) Ś2.16; R.14.54; Ku.1.2,17.
2) Ground, soil.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Dharitrī (धरित्री).—f. (-trī) The earth. E. dhṛ to contain, (beings.) itra Unadi affix, fem. affix ṅīp.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Dharitrī (धरित्री).—i. e. dhṛ + tṛ + ī, f. 1. A supporter, [Harivaṃśa, (ed. Calc.)] 7419. 2. The earth, [Bhartṛhari, (ed. Bohlen.)] 2, 37.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Dharitrī (धरित्री).—[feminine] female bearer, the earth.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Dharitrī (धरित्री):—[from dhara] f. a female bearer or supporter, [Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā; Taittirīya-saṃhitā; Harivaṃśa]
2) [v.s. ...] the earth, [Varāha-mihira; Kāvya literature; Purāṇa]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Dharitrī (धरित्री):—(trī) 3. f. The earth.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
Dharitrī (धरित्री) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Dharittī.
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Dharitrī (धरित्री):—(nf) the earth.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Dharitri (ಧರಿತ್ರಿ):—[noun] the earth.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Full-text (+1): Dharitribhrit, Dharitriputra, Dharitrisutraman, Dharitridhara, Dharitti, Bhedabhava, Urnanabhi, Gunapancaka, Nathavinem, Dharati, Shakragopa, Atmasadhana, Phalakata, Dharayitar, Mandra, Sutraman, Gharana, Dharani, Dhara, Athi.
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The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 98 - Greatness of Pṛthvīśvara (Pṛthvī-īśvara) < [Section 1 - Prabhāsa-kṣetra-māhātmya]
Chapter 16 - Dadhīci’s Gift of His Body < [Section 1 - Kedāra-khaṇḍa]
Chapter 72 - Victory of Durgā < [Section 2 - Uttarārdha]
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
The Markandeya Purana (by Frederick Eden Pargiter)
The Brahma Purana (by G. P. Bhatt)