Grath: 9 definitions



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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Grath (ग्रथ्).—1 Ā. (also 9, 1 P. L. D. B.) (grathate, granthate)

1) To be crooked.

2) To be wicked.

3) To bend.

See also (synonyms): granth.

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

Grath (ग्रथ्).—[gratha] r. 1st cl. (i) grathi (granthate) 1. To be crooked. 2. To be crooked metaphorically, to be wicked. 3. To curve, to bend or make crooked. 4. to string together, to arrange. r. 10th cl. (grathayati) To bind or tie.

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

Grath (ग्रथ्).—and granth Granth, ii. 9, grathnā, nī, [Parasmaipada.] † i. 1 and 10, grantha, granthaya, grāthaya (?), grathaya (see ud), [Parasmaipada.] † i. 1 (?), gratha, [Parasmaipada.] [Ātmanepada.] 1. To connect, Mahābhārata 4, 262 (granth). 2. To compose, [Prabodhacandrodaya, (ed. Brockhaus.)] 101, 8.

— Ptcple. of the pf. pass., grathita, 1. Tied, Mahābhārata 3, 10052. 2. Tied together, joined, [Śākuntala, (ed. Böhtlingk.)] [distich] 167. Tied in order, [Śākuntala, (ed. Böhtlingk.)] 3, 12. 3. Strung, [Rāmāyaṇa] 6, 84, 25. 4. Studded, [Raghuvaṃśa, (ed. Stenzler.)] 16, 13. 5. Tied together strongly, Mahābhārata 12, 2901. 6. Obdurate, [Suśruta] 1, 303, 8. 7. Stopped, [Suśruta] 2, 501, 10. n. A tubercular abscess, [Suśruta] 1, 298, 7.

— With the prep. ud ud, 1. granth, To tie up, Mahābhārata 4, 1419. 2. grathaya, To untie, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 4, 22, 39. udgrathita, 1. Tied up, [Raghuvaṃśa, (ed. Stenzler.)] 2, 8. 2. Wreathed, Mahābhārata 3, 10066.

— With samud sam-ud, grath, or granth, To tie up, Mahābhārata 4, 244.

— With vi vi, vigrathita, 1. Bound up, [Suśruta] 1, 18, 3. 2. Tubercular, [Suśruta] 1, 286, 18. 3. Clotted, [Suśruta] 1, 176, 20. 4. Hindered, [Suśruta] 2, 190, 6.

— Cf. probably

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Grath (ग्रथ्).—and granth Granth, i. 1, [Ātmanepada.] To be crooked, to be wicked.

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

Grath (ग्रथ्).—granth grathnāti [participle] grathita tie or string together, arrange, compose, write.

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

1) Grath (ग्रथ्):—1. grath or granth [class] 9. [Parasmaipada] grathnāti ([future] p. granthiṣyat, [Kāṭhaka xxv, 8]; perf. 3. [plural] jagranthur or grethur, [Pāṇini 1-2, 6; Siddhānta-kaumudī]; [indeclinable participle] granthitvā or grath, [23; Kāśikā-vṛtti]),

—to fasten, tie or string together, arrange, connect in a regular series, [Taittirīya-saṃhitā vi f.; Kāṭhaka xxv, 8; Bhaṭṭi-kāvya];

—to string words together, compose (a literary work), [Prabodha-candrodaya vi, 5] : [class] 1. [Ātmanepada] [Parasmaipada] grathati, te, [Dhātupāṭha] ([varia lectio]);—[Parasmaipada] granthati, [xxxiv, 31];

— [Ātmanepada] granthate ([Aorist] agranthiṣṭa), to be strung together or composed (a literary work), [Bhāradv. on Pāṇini 3-1, 89] :—[Causal] [Ātmanepada] [Parasmaipada] granthayati, te, to string together, [Mahābhārata iv, 262];—

2) cf. κλώθω; [Latin] glut-en ?

3) 2. grath or granth [class] 1. [Ātmanepada] grathate or granth, to be crooked ([literally] and [figuratively]), [Dhātupāṭha ii, 35.]

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

Grath (ग्रथ्):—(ṅa, i) granthate 1. d. To be crooked; to string. (ka) grathayati to bind.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Grath (ग्रथ्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Gaha.

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