Ghrata, Ghrāta: 5 definitions
Ghrata means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
ghrāta (घ्रात).—p S Smelled.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
ghrāta (घ्रात).—p Smelled.
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-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Ghrāta (घ्रात).—p. p.
1) Smelled, smelled at; Vāj.22.7.
2) Perceiving, witnessing, feeling; अशनाहं क्रियाघ्रातो लोको लक्ष्मीकटाक्षितः (aśanāhaṃ kriyāghrāto loko lakṣmīkaṭākṣitaḥ) Rāj. T.2.22.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) Smelled. E. ghrā to smell, affix kta.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Ghrāta (घ्रात):—[from ghrā] mfn. ([Pāṇini 8-2, 56]) smelled, [Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā xx, 7]
2) [v.s. ...] having smelled, [Mahābhārata vii, 5228] (ifc.)
3) [v.s. ...] perceiving, witnessing, feeling, [Rājataraṅgiṇī ii, 22] (ifc.)
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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