Shatodari, Śātodarī, Shata-udari, Śatodarī: 6 definitions



Shatodari means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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 terms Śātodarī and Śatodarī can be transliterated into English as Satodari or Shatodari, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Shatodari in Purana glossary
Source: Puranic Encyclopedia

Śatodarī (शतोदरी).—A female attendant of Subrahmaṇya. (Śalya Parva, Chapter 46, Verse 10).

Source: JatLand: List of Mahabharata people and places

Śatodarī (शतोदरी) refers to the name of a Lady mentioned in the Mahābhārata (cf. IX.45.15). Note: The Mahābhārata (mentioning Śatodarī) is a Sanskrit epic poem consisting of 100,000 ślokas (metrical verses) and is over 2000 years old.

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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

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Shatodari in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śātodarī (शातोदरी).—a woman with a slender waist; शातोदरी युवदृशां क्षणमुत्सवोऽभूत् (śātodarī yuvadṛśāṃ kṣaṇamutsavo'bhūt) Śi.5.23; R.1.69.

Śātodarī is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śāta and udarī (उदरी).

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

Śātodarī (शातोदरी).—f. (-rī) A woman with a small belly or waist. E. śāta, and udara the belly, ṅīp aff.

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

Śatodarī (शतोदरी):—[from śatodara > śata] f. Name of one of the Mātṛs attending on Skanda, [Mahābhārata]

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

Śātodarī (शातोदरी):—[śāto+darī] (rī) 3. f. Thin-waisted woman.

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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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