Iyatta, Iyattā: 6 definitions



Iyatta 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 Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

iyattā (इयत्ता).—f An allotted quantity. An allow- ance. A standard. Limits or bounds.

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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

Iyattā (इयत्ता).—(a)

1) So much, fixed measure or quantity; ईदृक्तया रूपमियत्तया वा (īdṛktayā rūpamiyattayā vā) R.13.5; न (na)...यशः परिच्छे- त्तुमियत्तयालम् (yaśaḥ paricche- ttumiyattayālam) 6.77; K.129,182. (b) Limited number, limitation; न गुणानामियत्तया (na guṇānāmiyattayā) R.1.32.

2) Limit, standard.

See also (synonyms): iyattva.

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

Iyattā (इयत्ता).—f.

(-ttā) Fixed measure or quantity, so much. E. iyat and tal affix; also with tva, iyattvaṃ.

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

Iyattā (इयत्ता).—i. e. iyant + tā, f. Quantity, [Raghuvaṃśa, (ed. Stenzler.)] 6, 77.

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

Iyattā (इयत्ता).—[feminine] quantity, number, measure, distance.

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

Iyattā (इयत्ता):—[=iyat-tā] [from iyat] f. the state of being, of such extent, quantity, fixed measure or quantity, so much, [Raghuvaṃśa; Kādambarī etc.]

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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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