Rashtri, Rāṣṭri: 5 definitions
Rashtri 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 Rāṣṭri can be transliterated into English as Rastri or Rashtri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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-ṣṭrī 1 A female ruler.
Derivable forms: rāṣṭriḥ (राष्ट्रिः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Rāṣṭri (राष्ट्रि).—[feminine] female ruler.
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Rāṣṭrī (राष्ट्री).—[feminine] female ruler or manager.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Rāṣṭri (राष्ट्रि):—[from rāṣṭra] f. = rāṣṭrī, a female ruler, proprietress, [Gobhila-śrāddha-kalpa]
2) Rāṣṭrī (राष्ट्री):—[from rāṣṭra] f. a female ruler or sovereign or proprietress, [Ṛg-veda; Aitareya-brāhmaṇa]
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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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Rashtrik, Rashtrika, Rashtrikarana, Rashtrike, Rashtrin, Rashtriy, Rashtriya, Rashtriyasyala, Rashtriyata, Rashtriyate.
Ends with (+13): Abhidrashtri, Anudrashtri, Anuprashtri, Apidrashtri, Asprashtri, Bijotkrashtri, Dhartarashtri, Dhritarashtrii, Drashtri, Jagatsrashtri, Lokasrashtri, Maharashtri, Mantradrashtri, Paridrashtri, Parisrashtri, Prashtri, Samdrashtri, Samsprashtri, Samsrashtri, Sarvadrashtri.
Full-text: Dhartarashtri, Dhritarashtrii, Maharashtri, Dhartarashtra.
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