Satpati, Sat-pati, Ṣaṭpati: 5 definitions


Satpati means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Tamil. 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 Ṣaṭpati can be transliterated into English as Satpati or Shatpati, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Satpati (सत्पति).—Ved.

1) a lord of good persons or heroes.

2) Name of Indra.

Derivable forms: satpatiḥ (सत्पतिः).

Satpati is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sat and pati (पति).

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

Satpati (सत्पति).—[masculine] strong chief or hero; good lord or husband.

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

1) Satpati (सत्पति):—[=sat-pati] [from sat] m. (sat-) a mighty lord, leader, champion, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda]

2) [v.s. ...] a good lord or ruler, [Praśna-upaniṣad; Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

3) [v.s. ...] the lord of the g°, lord of real men, lord of heroes, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

4) [v.s. ...] a g° husband, [Raghuvaṃśa; Kathāsaritsāgara]

5) [v.s. ...] Name of Indra, [Ṛg-veda]

[Sanskrit to German]

Satpati 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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Tamil dictionary

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Source: DDSA: University of Madras: Tamil Lexicon

Ṣaṭpati (ஷட்பதி) noun < ṣaṭ-padī.

1. Bee. See அறுபதம் [arupatham],

1. 2. A Sanskrit verse; வடமொழிச் செய்யுள்வகை. [vadamozhis seyyulvagai.]

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Tamil is an ancient language of India from the Dravidian family spoken by roughly 250 million people mainly in southern India and Sri Lanka.

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