Satkriti, Satkṛtī, Sat-kriti: 11 definitions


Satkriti 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 Satkṛtī can be transliterated into English as Satkrti or Satkriti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

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Source: Puranic Encyclopedia

Satkṛti (सत्कृति).—A king of the solar dynasty. It is stated in Bhāgavata Skandha 9, that he was the son of Jayatsena.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

Satkṛtī (सत्कृती).—A wife of Mahāyaśa.*

  • * Matsya-purāṇa 49. 37.
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context information

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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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

satkṛti (सत्कृति).—f S Doing good; acting virtuously, righteously, morally.

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

satkṛti (सत्कृति).—f Doing good; acting virtuously, morally. A righteous, proper action.

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

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Satkṛti (सत्कृति).—f.

1) treating with respect, hospitality, hospitable reception.

2) virtue, morality.

Derivable forms: satkṛtiḥ (सत्कृतिः).

Satkṛti is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sat and kṛti (कृति).

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

Satkṛti (सत्कृति).—f.

(-tiḥ) 1. Doing good, acting properly, virtue, morality, &c. 2. Treating with respect. E. sat good, and kṛti act.

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

Satkṛti (सत्कृति).—[feminine] = satkāra.

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

1) Satkṛti (सत्कृति):—[=sat-kṛti] [from sat] f. doing good, virtue, morality, [Horace H. Wilson]

2) [v.s. ...] kind treatment, hospitable reception, hospitality, [Mahābhārata; Bhāgavata-purāṇa; Kathāsaritsāgara etc.]

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

Satkṛti (सत्कृति):—[sa-tkṛti] (tiḥ) 2. f. Doing good; virtue, morality; proper treatment.

[Sanskrit to German]

Satkriti in German

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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Satkṛti (ಸತ್ಕೃತಿ):—

1) [noun] = ಸತ್ಕೃತ [satkrita]2 - 2.

2) [noun] a treating hospitably; hospitability; a hospitable treatment.

3) [noun] a work (as a literary work) of superior merit or outstanding quality.

context information

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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