Pratigrihita, Pratigṛhīta: 7 definitions


Pratigrihita means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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 Pratigṛhīta can be transliterated into English as Pratigrhita or Pratigrihita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Pratigrihita in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

pratigṛhīta (प्रतिगृहीत).—p S Accepted. 2 Admitted, allowed, assented to.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

pratigṛhita (प्रतिगृहित).—p Accepted. Admitted.

context information

Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Pratigrihita in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pratigṛhīta (प्रतिगृहीत).—p. p.

1) Taken, received, accepted; त्वमम्बया पुत्र इति प्रतिगृहीतः (tvamambayā putra iti pratigṛhītaḥ) Ś.2; प्रतिगृहीतं ब्राह्मणवचनम् (pratigṛhītaṃ brāhmaṇavacanam) V.2; माता वा प्रतिगृहीता (mātā vā pratigṛhītā) ......... अवरुद्धमानयेयुः (avaruddhamānayeyuḥ) Kau. A.1.18.

2) Admitted, assented to.

3) Married.

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

Pratigṛhīta (प्रतिगृहीत).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Taken, accepted. 2. Admitted. 3. Married. E. prati, grah to take, kta aff.

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

Pratigṛhīta (प्रतिगृहीत):—[=prati-gṛhīta] [from prati-grah] mfn. taken, received, accepted, married, [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature etc.]

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

Pratigṛhīta (प्रतिगृहीत):—[prati-gṛhīta] (taḥ-tā-taṃ) p. Taken, accepted, received.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Pratigṛhita (प्रतिगृहित) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Paḍigāhiya.

context information

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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