Sukrit, Sukṛt, Su-krit: 7 definitions


Sukrit 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 Sukṛt can be transliterated into English as Sukrt or Sukrit, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sukṛt (सुकृत्).—a.

1) doing good, benevolent.

2) pious, virtuous, righteous.

3) wise, learned.

4) fortunate, lucky.

5) making good sacrifices or offerings. (-m.)

1) a skilful worker.

2) Name of Tvaṣṭri.

Sukṛt is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms su and kṛt (कृत्).

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

Sukṛt (सुकृत्).—mfn. (-kṛt) 1. Virtuous, pious. 2. Fortunate, well-fated. E. su well, kṛt who does.

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

Sukṛt (सुकृत्).—[su-kṛ + t], adj. 1. Virtuous, pious, Chr. 294, 3 = [Rigveda.] i. 92, 3; [Pañcatantra] ii. [distich] 170. 2. Fortunate.

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

Sukṛt (सुकृत्).—[adjective] well-doing, righteous, pious; also = 2 sukarman.

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

1) Sukṛt (सुकृत्):—[=su-kṛt] [from su] mfn. doing good, benevolent, virtuous, pious ([Comparative degree] -tara; [superlative degree] -tama), [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] fortunate, well-fated, wise, [Horace H. Wilson]

3) [v.s. ...] making good sacrifices or offerings, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

4) [v.s. ...] skilful, a skilful worker (said of Tvaṣṭṛ and Ṛbhu), [Ṛg-veda]

5) [v.s. ...] m. [plural] deceased fathers who enjoy the reward of virtue in the other world, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda etc.]

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

Sukṛt (सुकृत्):—[su-kṛt] (t) a. Virtuous; fortunate.

[Sanskrit to German]

Sukrit 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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