Nirnetri, Nirṇetṛ: 5 definitions

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Nirnetri 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 Nirṇetṛ can be transliterated into English as Nirnetr or Nirnetri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Nirṇetṛ (निर्णेतृ).—&e. See under निर्णी (nirṇī).

See also (synonyms): nirṇaya, nirṇīta.

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Nirṇetṛ (निर्णेतृ).—a. Decisive, conclusive. -m.

1) A judge.

2) A voucher.

3) A guide.

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

Nirṇetṛ (निर्णेतृ).—mfn. (-tā-trī-tṛ) Certifying, verifying, leading to certainty, decisive. m.

(-tā) 1. A judge. 2. A document. a voucher. 3. A guide. E. nir before, ṇī to lead, tṛc aff.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Nirṇetṛ (निर्णेतृ).—[masculine] who pronounces a sentence, judge, umpire.

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

1) Nirṇetṛ (निर्णेतृ):—[=nir-ṇetṛ] [from nir-ṇī] mfn. settling, deciding, [Pāṇini 1-3, 23 [Scholiast or Commentator]]

2) [from nir-ṇetṛ > nir-ṇī] m. a judge, [Kathāsaritsāgara]

3) [v.s. ...] a voucher, [Horace H. Wilson]

4) [v.s. ...] a guide, [ib.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Nirṇetṛ (निर्णेतृ):—[nir-ṇetṛ] (tā-trī-tṛ) a. Certifying. m. A judge; a voucher; a guide.

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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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