Tiryagjati, Tiryagjāti, Tiryac-jati: 5 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Tiryagjāti (तिर्यग्जाति).—f. the brute kind (opp. man).

Derivable forms: tiryagjātiḥ (तिर्यग्जातिः).

Tiryagjāti is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tiryac and jāti (जाति). See also (synonyms): tiryañcajāti.

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

Tiryagjāti (तिर्यग्जाति) or Tiryyagjāti.—mfn. (-tiḥ-tiḥ-ti) Of the brute species, born as an animal. f.

(-tiḥ) The brute kind. E. tiryac, and jāti species.

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

1) Tiryagjāti (तिर्यग्जाति):—[=tiryag-jāti] [from tiryag > tiraḥ] mfn. belonging to the race of animals, [Horace H. Wilson]

2) [v.s. ...] m. an animal, [Kādambarī]

3) [v.s. ...] f. the brute kind, [Horace H. Wilson]

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

Tiryagjāti (तिर्यग्जाति):—[tirya-gjāti] (taḥ-tiḥ-ti) a. Of the brute kind. f. Brute kind.

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Tiryagjati 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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