Karati; 4 Definition(s)


Karati means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, 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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Pali-English dictionary

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1) Karati, 2 (°tī) (f.) a superior kind of bean, the Dolichos catjang J. VI, 536 (=rājamāsa). (Page 196)

2) Karati, 1 (cp. Sk. kṛntati) to cut, injure, hurt; in “karato kārayato chindato chedāpayato ... ” D. I, 52=M. I, 516; S. III, 208. (Page 196)

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Marathi-English dictionary

karaṭī (करटी) [or करंटी, karaṇṭī].—f (Dim. of karaṇṭa) A small boil: also a small imposthume or pustule.

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karaṭī (करटी).—f (karōṭī S) The shell of the cocoanut--the whole, a half, a fragment, or a vessel made of it. Pr. pōrāsa jēvūṃ sāṅgē vāṭīnta tōṃ pōra jēvī karaṭīnta Children love their own way. 2 A skull.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

karaṭī (करटी).—f A small boil. The shell of a co- coanut. A skull.

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

Karati (करति).—see Chap. 43, s.v. kṛ.

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