Rathi, Rathī: 9 definitions
Rathi means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
rathī (रथी).—m (S) The owner of or the rider in a car or chariot. 2 A warrior that fights in a car.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
rathī (रथी).—m A warrior that fights in a car.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Riding in a chariot.
2) Furnished with a carriage.
3) A coachman.
4) A guide, leader.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Rathī (रथी).—[adjective] & [masculine] = rathin; as [masculine] also guide, ruler, lord i.[grammar]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Rathī (रथी):—[from ratha] a f. a small carriage or waggon, cart, [Śiśupāla-vadha]
2) [from ratha] b mfn. ([nominative case] sg. m. and f. rathīs; [accusative] sg. rathyam [plural] rathyas) going or fighting in a chariot (as [substantive] = a carriage-driver, charioteer, car-fighter, champion, hero, leader, lord), [Ṛg-veda; Aitareya-brāhmaṇa]
3) [v.s. ...] carried on a waggon, forming a cart-load, [Ṛg-veda]
4) [v.s. ...] belonging to a chariot, [ib.]
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Rathī (रथी):—Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Rathī (रथी):—Adj. Subst. —
1) zu Wagen fahrend , Wagenlenker , Kämpfer zu Wagen. Compar. tara , Superl. tama. —
2) Lenker , Leiter überh. ; Herr , Gebieter. —
3) Wagenbestand bildend oder auf Wagen gefahren. —
4) zum Wagen gehörig (Rosse).
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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Rathī (रथी):—(a) riding a chariot; (nm) a fighter, warrior.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Rathesha, Rathika, Rathikara, Rathimukhya, Rathin, Rathina, Rathinara, Rathini, Rathira, Rathiray, Rathiraya, Rathita, Rathitama, Rathitara, Rathitarayana, Rathitariputra, Rathivrita, Rathiy, Rathiya.
Ends with (+62): Adhirathi, Aishirathi, Anilasarathi, Anurusarathi, Arathi, Arunasarathi, Atirathi, Atirathi Maharathi, Atirathi-maharathi, Barhadrathi, Bhagirathi, Bhaimarathi, Bharathi, Bhimarathi, Bhutavahanasarathi, Caitrarathi, Chaitrarathi, Cidrathi, Citrarathi, Dahanasarathi.
Full-text (+10): Rathitara, Padarathi, Bhimarathi, Rathitama, Satyarathi, Dasharathitantra, Rathinara, Ratharathi, Barhadrathi, Cidrathi, Bhaimarathi, Virathikrita, Virathikri, Virathikarana, Virathibhu, Arathi, Citrarathi, Ardharatha, Dasharathi, Adhiratha.
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Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
History of Indian Medicine (and Ayurveda) (by Shree Gulabkunverba Ayurvedic Society)
Chapter 18 - People and their Professions < [Part 4 - Some Aspects of Life in Caraka’s Times]
The Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
Blue Annals (deb-ther sngon-po) (by George N. Roerich)
The Markandeya Purana (by Frederick Eden Pargiter)