Galati, Gaḷati: 6 definitions


Galati means something in Buddhism, Pali, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

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Pali-English dictionary

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

galati : (gal + a) drips; flows; trickles.

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Gaḷati, (and galati) (Sk. galati, cp. Ohg. quellan to well up, to flow out; see note on gala and cp. also jala water) 1. to drip, flow, trickle (trs. & intr.) Vin.I, 204 (natthu g.); M.I, 336 (sīsaṃ lohitena gaḷati); J.IV, 497 (madaṃ); IV, 3 (lohitaṃ g.); V, 472 (do. v. l. paggharati); Pv IV.53 (assukāni g.).—2. to rain Th.1, 524 (deve gaḷantamhi in a shower of rain. Cp. gala-gaḷāyati).—3. to drop down, to fall DhA.II, 146 (suriyo majjhaṭṭhānato galito).—Cp. pari°. (Page 247)

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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

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

gaḷatī (गळती).—f (gaḷaṇēṃ) A pitcher of water having a hole at the bottom, fixed during the hot weather over an idol: also a vessel gen. through which water is filtrated. 2 An oozing, dripping, trickling. 3 A rapid falling down (as of fruit during a high wind). 4 The loop or noose in which bales &c. are suspended to be weighed.

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

gaḷatī (गळती).—f A vessel through which water is filtrated, and oozing.

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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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Galatī (गलती):—(nf) mistake, error; fault; —[kisase nahīṃ hotī] Homer sometimes nods.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Galati (ಗಲತಿ):—[noun] a fault in understanding, perception, interpretation, performing, etc; a mistake.

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Gaḷati (ಗಳತಿ):—[noun] = ಗಳತಿಗೆ - [galatige -] 2.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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