Ketita: 4 definitions
Ketita means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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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1) Called, summoned; केतितस्तु यथान्यायं हव्यकव्ये द्विजोत्तमः (ketitastu yathānyāyaṃ havyakavye dvijottamaḥ) Manusmṛti 3.19.
2) Dwelt, inhabited.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Called, summoned. 2. Dwelt, inhabited. E. ket to call, or kit to dwell, kta affix.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Ketita (केतित):—[from keta] mfn. called, summoned, [Manu-smṛti iii, 190; Mahābhārata xiii, 1613 and 6233]
2) [v.s. ...] dwelt, inhabited, [Horace H. Wilson]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ketita (केतित):—[(taḥ-tā-taṃ) p.] Called; dwelt.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Ketitahng.
Ends with: Asamketita, Samketita.
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Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 3.190 < [Section X - Method of Invitation]