Makhatratri, aka: Makhatrātṛ, Makha-tratri; 2 Definition(s)

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Makhatratri 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 Makhatrātṛ can be transliterated into English as Makhatratr or Makhatratri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Makhatrātṛ (मखत्रातृ).—m. an epithet of Rāma; घ्राणं पातु मखत्राता (ghrāṇaṃ pātu makhatrātā) Rām. stotra 5.

Makhatrātṛ is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms makha and trātṛ (त्रातृ).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Makhatrātṛ (मखत्रातृ).—m.

(-tā) Rama, the son of Dasaratha, and second incarnation of Vishnu so named. E. makha sacrifice, and trātṛ who preserves; his first exploit being the discomfiture of the Rakshasas, who disturbed the sacrifices of Viswamitra.

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