Stari, Starī: 6 definitions


Stari 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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Starī (स्तरी).—[stṝ karmaṇi ī]

1) Smoke, vapour.

2) A heifer.

3) A barren cow.

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

Starī (स्तरी).—f. (-rī) 1. Smoke, vapour. 2. A heifer. 3. A barren cow. E. stṛ to cover, Unadi aff. ī .

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

Starī (स्तरी).—[feminine] ([nominative] rīs) barren, not bearing, [especially] a cow or heifer.

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

1) Starī (स्तरी):—f. ([nominative case] īs [accusative] yam; [plural] yas) a barren cow, heifer, [Ṛg-veda]

2) (with rātri) a night passed in vain, [Taittirīya-saṃhitā]

3) smoke, vapour, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

4) cf. [Greek] στεῖρος, στέριφος; [Latin] sterilis; [Gothic] staira; [German] stër, stëro; Stärke.

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

Starī (स्तरी):—(rī) 3. f. Smoke.

[Sanskrit to German]

Stari in German

context information

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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