Priyakrit, Priyakṛt, Priya-krit: 8 definitions


Priyakrit 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 Priyakṛt can be transliterated into English as Priyakrt or Priyakrit, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Priyakṛt (प्रियकृत्).—m.

1) one who does good, a friend, benefactor.

2) Name of Viṣṇu.

Priyakṛt is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms priya and kṛt (कृत्).

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

Priyakṛt (प्रियकृत्).—mfn. (-kṛtt) Kind, friendly, a friend, a benefactor. E. priya, and kṛt who does.

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

Priyakṛt (प्रियकृत्).—[priya-kṛ + t], adj. sbst. Doing a kindness, a friend, [Johnson's Selections from the Mahābhārata.] 18, 80.

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

Priyakṛt (प्रियकृत्).—([feminine] ī & ā) the same.

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

1) Priyakṛt (प्रियकृत्):—[=priya-kṛt] [from priya > prī] mfn. doing a kindness, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] m. a friend, benefactor, [Horace H. Wilson]

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

Priyakṛt (प्रियकृत्):—[priya-kṛt] (t) 5. m. A benefactor.

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Priyakrit in German

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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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