Pratigrahitri, Pratigrahītṛ: 4 definitions
Pratigrahitri 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 Pratigrahītṛ can be transliterated into English as Pratigrahitr or Pratigrahitri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) A receiver.
2) A husband, one who marries.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pratigrahītṛ (प्रतिग्रहीतृ).—[prati-grah + ītṛ], m. A receiver, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 3, 143.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pratigrahītṛ (प्रतिग्रहीतृ).—[masculine] who receives or marries.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Pratigrahītṛ (प्रतिग्रहीतृ):—[=prati-grahītṛ] [from prati-grah] mfn. idem, [Atharva-veda] etc. etc.
2) [v.s. ...] m. one who takes a wife, one who marries ([nominative case] tā, also as 3. sg. [future]), [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa]
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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