Sathi, Saṭhī, Saṭhi, Shathi: 10 definitions


Sathi means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi, biology. 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.

Biology (plants and animals)

Source: Wisdom Library: Local Names of Plants and Drugs

Sathi in the Sanskrit language is the name of a plant identified with Kaempferia galanga L. from the Zingiberaceae (Ginger) family. For the possible medicinal usage of sathi, you can check this page for potential sources and references, although be aware that any some or none of the side-effects may not be mentioned here, wether they be harmful or beneficial to health.

Sathi in the Hindi language is the name of a plant identified with Salvia plebeia R.Br. from the Lamiaceae (Mint) family having the following synonyms: Salvia brachiata, Salvia minutiflora.

Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)

Shathi in India is the name of a plant defined with Hedychium spicatum in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Gandasulium sieboldii (Wall.) Kuntze (among others).

Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):

· Numer. List (6554)
· Observationes Botanicae (1783)
· Bot. Cab. (1818)
· Tableau Encyclopédique et Méthodique … Botanique (1791)
· Revisio Generum Plantarum (1891)
· Monandr. Pl. Scitam. (1824)

If you are looking for specific details regarding Shathi, for example diet and recipes, pregnancy safety, health benefits, side effects, extract dosage, chemical composition, have a look at these references.

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This sections includes definitions from the five kingdoms of living things: Animals, Plants, Fungi, Protists and Monera. It will include both the official binomial nomenclature (scientific names usually in Latin) as well as regional spellings and variants.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

saṭhī (सठी).—f (ṣaṣṭhī S) A female divinity, a form of Devi. 2 Worship performed by a woman, on the sixth day from her delivery, to the goddess saṭhī and to other goddesses. 3 See saṭavāī.

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saṭhī (सठी).—f (saṭi S) Zedoary, Curcuma zerumbet.

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sāṭhī (साठी).—f (sāṭha) An aggregate of sixty. 2 The age of sixty. Pr. sāṭhī āṇi buddhi nāṭhī. 3 The state of second childhood, dotage, superannuation. 4 A kind of rice which ripens in sixty days. 5 (Or sāṭī) A light and flexile frame (composed of slit bamboos &c.) forming the flooring or deck of boats, lofts &c.; the lathing of a roof &c. 6 The bottom or bed of a gāḍā or load-cart.

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sāthī (साथी).—m (sārthī S through H) A companion, an associate, a comrade, a fellow: also a helper in a work, an assistant, a mate; a second in singing &c.

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

saṭhī (सठी).—f A form of Durga. Worship per- formed by a woman, on the sixth day from her delivery, to the goddess saṭī and to other goddesses.

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sāṭhī (साठी).—f An aggregate of sixty. The age of sixty. Dotage.

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sāṭhī (साठी).—prep For the sake of; for.

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sāthī (साथी).—m sāthīdāra c sātī m A companion; an assistant. An accomplice.

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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

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Saṭhi (सठि).—f. The plant zedoary.

Derivable forms: saṭhiḥ (सठिः).

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

1) Śaṭhī (शठी):—[from śaṭha > śaṭh] f. [wrong reading] for śaṭī, [Caraka]

2) Saṭhī (सठी):—See śaṭhī.

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Sathi 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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Sāthī (साथी):—(nm) a companion, comrade; mate, associate; fellow; hence [sāthina] (nf).

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Śāṭhi (ಶಾಠಿ):—[noun] = ಶಾಟಿ - [shati -] 3.

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Sathi (ಸಥಿ):—[noun] = ಸಥೆ [sathe].

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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Nepali dictionary

Source: unoes: Nepali-English Dictionary

1) Sāṭhī (साठी):—n. (the number) sixtieth;

2) Sāthī (साथी):—n. 1. companion; associate; ally; accomplice; 2. attendant; follower; 3. mate; friend;

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Nepali is the primary language of the Nepalese people counting almost 20 million native speakers. The country of Nepal is situated in the Himalaya mountain range to the north of India.

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