Pautri: 4 definitions
Pautri means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Hindi. 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.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Pautri (पौत्रि).—A Putrikāputri of Atri.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 197. 10.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Pautrī (पौत्री):—[from pautra] f. a granddaughter, [Mahābhārata; Harivaṃśa; Kathāsaritsāgara]
2) [v.s. ...] Name of Durgā, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Pautrī (पौत्री):—(nf) a grand-daughter, a son’s daughter.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Pautri (ಪೌತ್ರಿ):—[noun] one’s grand daughter (daughter of either one’s son or daughter).
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 9.136 < [Section XVII - Property of one who has no Male Issue: the ‘Appointed Daughter’]
The Devi Bhagavata Purana (by Swami Vijñanananda)