Kritapratijna, Kṛtapratijña, Krita-pratijna: 2 definitions


Kritapratijna 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.

The Sanskrit term Kṛtapratijña can be transliterated into English as Krtapratijna or Kritapratijna, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kṛtapratijña (कृतप्रतिज्ञ).—a.

1) one who has made an agreement or engagement.

2) one who has fulfilled his promise.

Kṛtapratijña is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kṛta and pratijña (प्रतिज्ञ).

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

Kṛtapratijña (कृतप्रतिज्ञ):—[=kṛta-pratijña] [from kṛta > kṛ] mfn. one who fulfils a promise or agreement.

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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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