Shrit, Śrit: 4 definitions


Shrit 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 Śrit can be transliterated into English as Srit or Shrit, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Śrit (श्रित्).—[-śri + t], latter part of comp. adj. Reaching, rising to; cf. nabhaḥ- śrit.

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

Śrit (श्रित्).—(—°) come to, being in.

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Sṛt (सृत्).—running, hastening (—°).

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

1) Śrit (श्रित्):—[from śri] mfn. going to, having gone or attained to in kṛcchre-śrit, divi-śrit, nabhaḥ-śrit etc.

2) Sṛt (सृत्):—[from sṛ] a (ifc.) running etc. (See adāra-, āji-sṛt etc.)

3) b sṛta etc. See p. 1244, col. 3.

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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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