Shattri, Śattri: 7 definitions

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Shattri 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 term Śattri can be transliterated into English as Sattri or Shattri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śattri (शत्त्रि).—[śad-trip Uṇādi-sūtra 4.69] An elephant.

Derivable forms: śattriḥ (शत्त्रिः).

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Sattri (सत्त्रि).—

1) A cloud.

2) An elephant.

Derivable forms: sattriḥ (सत्त्रिः).

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

Śattri (शत्त्रि).—m.

(-ttriḥ) An elephant. E. śad to go, ttrip Unadi aff.

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Sattri (सत्त्रि).—m.

(-ttriḥ) 1. A cloud. 2. An elephant. 3. A victor, a conqueror. E. ṣad to go, or waste, to destroy, &c., Unadi aff. tri .

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

Śattri (शत्त्रि).—m. An elephant.

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

Sattṛ (सत्तृ).—[masculine] sitter, [especially] at a sacrifice.

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

1) Śattri (शत्त्रि):—m. an elephant, [Uṇādi-sūtra iv, 67.]

2) Sattṛ (सत्तृ):—[from sad] mfn. sitting down ([especially] at a sacrifice), [Ṛg-veda]

3) Sattri (सत्त्रि):—[from sad] m. one who is accustomed to perform sacrifices, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

4) [v.s. ...] an elephant, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

5) [v.s. ...] a cloud, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

1) Śattri (शत्त्रि):—(ttriḥ) 2. m. An elephant.

2) Sattri (सत्त्रि):—(ttriḥ) 2. m. A cloud; elephant; victor.

[Sanskrit to German]

Shattri 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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