Himarati, Himārāti, Hima-arati: 6 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Himārāti (हिमाराति).—

1) fire.

2) the sun.

3) the arka and chitraka plants.

Derivable forms: himārātiḥ (हिमारातिः).

Himārāti is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms hima and arāti (अराति).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Himaratī (हिमरती).—(read °vatī ? but no such river-name is recorded), name of a river: Kāraṇḍavvūha 71.15.

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

Himārāti (हिमाराति).—m.

(-tiḥ) 1. Fire. 2. The sun. E. hima cold, arāti the enemy; also similar compounds, as himāri, &c.

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

1) Himārāti (हिमाराति):—[from hima > him] m. ‘enemy of cold’ fire, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) [v.s. ...] the sun, [ib.]

3) [v.s. ...] a kind of Plant (= citraka), [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

4) [v.s. ...] another plant (= arka), [ib.]

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

Himārāti (हिमाराति):—[himā+rāti] (tiḥ) 2. m. Fire; sun.

[Sanskrit to German]

Himarati in German

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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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