Sutradhari, Sūtradhārī: 2 definitions
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
sūtradhārī (सूत्रधारी).—m (S See the preceding word except in its first sense.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sūtradhārī (सूत्रधारी):—[=sūtra-dhārī] [from sūtra-dhāra > sūtra > sūtr] f. the wife of a stage-manager (also called gṛhiṇī), [Mṛcchakaṭikā; Mudrārākṣasa]
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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Starts with: Sutradharin.
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