Satkriti, aka: Satkṛtī, Sat-kriti; 5 Definition(s)

Introduction

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

Purāṇa

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

  • * Matsya-purāṇa 49. 37.
(Source): Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Purāṇa book cover
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The Purāṇas (पुराण, purana) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahāpurāṇas total over 400,000 ślokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

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

(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

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

(Source): DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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.

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): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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