Kshetrapati, Kṣetrapati, Kshetra-pati: 7 definitions
Kshetrapati 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 Kṣetrapati can be transliterated into English as Ksetrapati or Kshetrapati, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Kṣetrapati (क्षेत्रपति).—a land-owner, a landlord.
Derivable forms: kṣetrapatiḥ (क्षेत्रपतिः).
Kṣetrapati is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kṣetra and pati (पति).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-tiḥ) A land-owner, a farmer, the master of a field. E. kṣetra, and pati master.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kṣetrapati (क्षेत्रपति).—[masculine] the lord or owner of a field.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Kṣetrapati (क्षेत्रपति):—[=kṣetra-pati] [from kṣetra] m. ([gana] aśva-patyādi) the owner of a field, landowner, landlord, farmer, [Hitopadeśa]
2) [v.s. ...] = kṣetrasya pati (See s. v. kṣetra), [Kāṭhaka xxiv, 10.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kṣetrapati (क्षेत्रपति):—[kṣetra-pati] (tiḥ) 1. m. A farmer.
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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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