Prashasitri, Praśāsitṛ: 6 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Praśāsitṛ can be transliterated into English as Prasasitr or Prashasitri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Praśāsitṛ (प्रशासितृ).—m.

1) A king, ruler, governor; ततः सेनापतिः पश्चात् प्रशास्ता च न्यषीदत (tataḥ senāpatiḥ paścāt praśāstā ca nyaṣīdata) Rām.2.91.4.

2) A director, adviser; बालो यत्र प्रशासिता (bālo yatra praśāsitā) Pañcatantra (Bombay) 5.63.

See also (synonyms): praśāstṛ.

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

Praśāsitṛ (प्रशासितृ).—m.

(-tā) A ruler or governor. E. pra before, śās to govern, tṛc aff.

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

Praśāsitṛ (प्रशासितृ).—[pra-śās + itṛ], m. A governor, master, [Pañcatantra] v. [distich] 52.

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

Praśāsitṛ (प्रशासितृ).—[masculine] governor, ruler.

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

Praśāsitṛ (प्रशासितृ):—[=pra-śāsitṛ] [from pra-śās] m. a governor, ruler, master, dictator, [Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata; Śaṃkarācārya]

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

Praśāsitṛ (प्रशासितृ):—[pra-śāsitṛ] (tā) 4. m. A ruler.

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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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