Iyat: 6 definitions


Iyat 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

iyat (इयत्).—a S So much; thus much. iyattā f S The quality or being of iyat, tantity, somuchness: also an appointed or allotted quantity; an allowance. 2 Prescription of degree, method, season &c.; directing the (somuchness) exactitude or dueness of.

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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

Iyat (इयत्).—a.

1) So much, so large, of this extent; इयत्तवायुः (iyattavāyuḥ) Daśakumāracarita 93; इयन्ति वर्षाणि तया सहोग्रम् (iyanti varṣāṇi tayā sahogram) R.13.67 so many years; द्वयं नीतिरितीयती (dvayaṃ nītiritīyatī) Śiśupālavadha 2.3 this much; इयतो दिवसानुत्सव आसीत् (iyato divasānutsava āsīt) Uttararāmacarita 1. इयदिति गुरुजनसविधे विधृतधनिष्ठापयोधरः पायात् (iyaditi gurujanasavidhe vidhṛtadhaniṣṭhāpayodharaḥ pāyāt) Udb.

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

Iyat (इयत्).—mfn. (-yān-yatī-yat) So much, thus much. E. idam this, and vatup aff.

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

1) Iyat (इयत्):—mfn. ([from] pronominal base 3. i), so large, only so large

2) so much, only so much

3) of such extent, [Ṛg-veda; Taittirīya-saṃhitā; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa; Aitareya-brāhmaṇa; Pañcatantra; Raghuvaṃśa etc.];

4) cf. the syllable iens, or ies in such [Latin] words as totiens, toties, quotiens, quoties, and in numeral adverbs as quinquies.

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

Iyat (इयत्):—[(yān-yatī-yat) a.] So much.

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

Iyat (इयत्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Ittiya, Ettaa, Ettia, Ettala, Evai, Evaiya.

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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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