Prarthayitri, Prārthayitṛ: 6 definitions


Prarthayitri 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 Prārthayitṛ can be transliterated into English as Prarthayitr or Prarthayitri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Prārthayitṛ (प्रार्थयितृ).—m.

1) One who asks for, a solicitor, beggar.

2) suitor, wooer, lover (of a lady); लभेत वा प्रार्थयिता न वा श्रियम् (labheta vā prārthayitā na vā śriyam) Ś.3.13; Pañcatantra (Bombay) 1.138; एवं प्रार्थयिता विडम्ब्यते (evaṃ prārthayitā viḍambyate) Ś.2.

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

Prārthayitṛ (प्रार्थयितृ).—mfn. (-tā-trī-tṛ) One who asks or solicits, a beggar, an inquier, a solicitor. E. pra before, artha to seek, ttṛc aff.

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

Prārthayitṛ (प्रार्थयितृ).—i. e. pra-arth, i. 10, + tṛ, m. 1. One who solicits, [Hitopadeśa] i. [distich] 115, M. M. 2. A wooer, [Śākuntala, (ed. Böhtlingk.)] 21, 6.

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

Prārthayitṛ (प्रार्थयितृ).—[masculine] wooer, suitor.

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

1) Prārthayitṛ (प्रार्थयितृ):—[from prārtha > prārth] mfn. one who wishes for or asks

2) [v.s. ...] m. a solicitor, suitor, wooer, [Śakuntalā; Hitopadeśa]

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

Prārthayitṛ (प्रार्थयितृ):—[(tā-trī-tṛ) a.] Asking.

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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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