Pitribhratri, Pitṛbhrātṛ, Pitri-bhratri: 2 definitions

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Pitribhratri 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 Pitṛbhrātṛ can be transliterated into English as Pitrbhratr or Pitribhratri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pitṛbhrātṛ (पितृभ्रातृ).—m. a father's brother, paternal uncle.

Pitṛbhrātṛ is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pitṛ and bhrātṛ (भ्रातृ).

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

Pitṛbhrātṛ (पितृभ्रातृ).—m.

(-tā) A father’s brother. E. pitṛ, and bhrātṛ a brother.

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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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