Ityartha, Iti-artha: 8 definitions


Ityartha 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 dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

ityartha (इत्यर्थ).—m S The sum and substance, pith and marrow (of an affair or story); the whole business or matter. Ex. na sāṅgāvā i0 jāṇa ||

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

ityartha (इत्यर्थ).—m The sum and substance; the whole business.

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ityartha (इत्यर्थ).—sum and substance, meaning in short (often) used by commentators).

Derivable forms: ityarthaḥ (इत्यर्थः).

Ityartha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms iti and artha (अर्थ).

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

Ityartha (इत्यर्थ):—[=ity-artha] [from iti] mfn. having such a sense or meaning

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

Ityartha (इत्यर्थ) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Itthattha.

[Sanskrit to German]

Ityartha 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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Ityartha (ಇತ್ಯರ್ಥ):—

1) [noun] the gist or a summary of something said, done, etc.; sum and substance.

2) [noun] an agreement, arrangement or adjustment.

3) [noun] the act of deciding or settling a dispute or question by giving a judgement; a decision.

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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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