Sphiti, Sphīti: 9 definitions


Sphiti means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Safiti.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

sphīti (स्फीति).—f (S) pop. sphīta f Applause, honor, commendation: also commendedness or honoredness. 2 Greatness, grandeur, excellence, mightiness, illustriousness, celebrity. v sāṅga. Note. That greatness &c. is implied of which one is boasting, and which therefore is denied or disputed. Ex. hā mōṭhī āpalī sphīti sāṅgatō. In Sanskrit sphīti means Swollenness, extension, enlargement; and this is the foundation of the above popular applications.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

sphītī (स्फीती) [-ta, -त].—f Applause; greatness. Swollenness; extention.

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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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sphīti (स्फीति).—f.

1) Growth, increase, enlargement.

2) Abundance, copiousness, plenty; धनधान्यस्य च स्फीतिः सदा मे वर्ततां गृहे (dhanadhānyasya ca sphītiḥ sadā me vartatāṃ gṛhe).

3) Prosperity.

Derivable forms: sphītiḥ (स्फीतिः).

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

Sphīti (स्फीति).—f.

(-tiḥ) 1. Increase, enlargement. 2. Prosperity. 3. Plenty. E. sphāy to swell, ktin aff.

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

Sphīti (स्फीति).—i. e. sphāy + ti, Increase, prosperity.

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

1) Sphīti (स्फीति):—[from sphāy] f. welfare, prosperity, [Rājataraṅgiṇī]

2) Sphītī (स्फीती):—[from sphāy] in [compound] for sphīta.

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

Sphīti (स्फीति):—(tiḥ) 2. f. Increase, prosperity.

[Sanskrit to German]

Sphiti 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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Sphīti (स्फीति) [Also spelled safiti]:—(nf) inflation; swelling.

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