Ghatati, Ghaṭati: 5 definitions


Ghatati 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

[«previous next»] — Ghatati in Pali glossary
Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

ghaṭati : (ghaṭ + a) tries; strives; exerts oneself.

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

Ghaṭati, (Sk. ghaṭate, to granth, cp. ganthati. The Dhtp gives two roots ghaṭ, of which one is explained by “ghāṭane” (No. 554), the other by “īhāyaṃ, ” i.e. from exertion (No. 98)) to apply oneself to, to exert oneself, to strive; usually in formula uṭṭhahati gh° vāyamati M.I, 86; S.I, 267 (yamati for vāy°); Pug.51; or yuñjati gh° vāy° J.IV, 131.—Sdhp.426, 450. (Page 256)

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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

ghaṭatī (घटती).—f ( H) Loss (in trade &c.): also loss (by leakage, spillage, dryage &c.); wastage. v yē, lāga. Ex. hālīṃ śikyālā gha0 kīṃ baḍhatī? 2 Decrease, decline, decadence, diminution. v yē, lāga.

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

ghaṭatī (घटती).—f Loss; wastage; decrease.

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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

[«previous next»] — Ghatati in Hindi glossary
Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Ghaṭatī (घटती):—(nf) decline; decrease; descent; diminution.

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