Svadhipatya, Svādhipatya, Sva-adhipatya: 5 definitions



Svadhipatya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Svadhipatya in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

svādhipatya (स्वाधिपत्य).—n S Own or absolute lordship or mastery; independent or supreme sway.

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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

[«previous next»] — Svadhipatya in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Svādhipatya (स्वाधिपत्य).—one's own supremacy, sovereignty.

Derivable forms: svādhipatyam (स्वाधिपत्यम्).

Svādhipatya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sva and adhipatya (अधिपत्य).

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

Svādhipatya (स्वाधिपत्य).—n.

(-tyaṃ) Supreme sway, royalty, sovereignty. E. sva, and ādhipatya supremacy.

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

Svādhipatya (स्वाधिपत्य):—[from sva] n. own supremacy, supreme sway, sovereignty, [Horace H. Wilson]

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

Svādhipatya (स्वाधिपत्य):—[svā+dhipatya] (tyaṃ) 1. n. Sovereignty.

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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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