Dikshitri, Dīkṣitṛ: 4 definitions


Dikshitri 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 Dīkṣitṛ can be transliterated into English as Diksitr or Dikshitri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dīkṣitṛ (दीक्षितृ).—m. A consecrator, spiritual father; P.III. 2.153.

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

Dīkṣitṛ (दीक्षितृ).—m.

(-tā) A spiritual father, the communicator of the initiatory Mantra or prayer. E. dīkṣa to sacrifice, &c. tṛc aff.

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

Dīkṣitṛ (दीक्षितृ):—[from dīkṣ] m. a consecrator, [Pāṇini 3-2, 153.]

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

Dīkṣitṛ (दीक्षितृ):—(tā) 4. m. A spiritual father.

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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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