Tra, Trā: 7 definitions
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Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar
Tra (त्र).—A common term for the krt affixes ष्ट्रन् (ṣṭran) and इत्र (itra) (P.III. 2. 181-186) in case the vowel इ (i) of इत्र (itra) is looked upon as equivalent to an augment, as also for the unadi affix ष्ट्रन् (ṣṭran) and the tad. affixes त्र (tra) and त्रल् (tral) (P. IV. 2.51 and V.3.10); the tad, affix त्र (tra) is added in the sense of समूह (samūha) or collection to the word गो (go), e.g. गोत्रा (gotrā); cf. Kas. on P.IV.2.51.
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Trā (त्रा).—tad. affix त्रा (trā) in the sense of something donated, as also to the words देव, मनुष्य, पुरुष, पुरु (deva, manuṣya, puruṣa, puru) and मर्त्य (martya) ending in the accusative or the locative case; e. g. व्राह्मणत्रा करोति, देवत्रा वसतिः (vrāhmaṇatrā karoti, devatrā vasatiḥ) cf. Kas. on P. V.4.55,56. ’There is avagraha before the tad. affix त्रा (trā). देवत्रेति देव (devatreti deva)Sत्रा् (trā्); cf. V.Pr. V.9.
Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
trā (त्रा).—or -
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-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Trā (त्रा).—2 Ā. (trāte) To protect; see also त्रै (trai).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Trā (त्रा).—r. 2nd cl. (trāte) To preserve, &c.: see trai0 adā0 ā0 saka0 seṭ .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Tra (त्र).—[-tra] (vb. trā), latter part of comp. words, Protecting, cf. e. g. tanutra.
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Trā (त्रा).—ii. 2, [Parasmaipada.] [Ātmanepada.], and trai Trai, i. 1, trāya (i. e. properly trā, i. 4), [Ātmanepada.] To protect, to preserve (with the abl.), Mahābhārata 2, 2606.
— With the prep. pari pari, To protect, Mahābhārata 13, 3600; paritrāta, [Rāmāyaṇa] 6, 6, 10.
— With sam sam, To protect, Mahābhārata 1, 6819.
— Akin to tṛ10, and for original tar + ā.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Tra (त्र):—1. tra mf(ā)n. (√trai, [Pāṇini 3-2, 3]) ifc. ‘protecting’ See aṃsa-, aṅguli-, ātapa-, kaṭi-, giri-, go-, tanu-, tala-, tvak-, vadha-
2) kṛtaand jala-trā.
3) 2 = tri, ‘three’ See dvi-.
4) Trā (त्रा):—m. (√trai) a protector, defender, [Ṛg-veda i, 100, 7; iv, 24, 3]
5) cf. an-agni-√tra1.
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+325): Trad, Trada, Trag, Traga, Trahatanem, Trahi Trahi, Trahi-trahi, Trai, Traibali, Traibhagikalinga, Traibhavya, Traibhumikatha, Traichivarika, Traicivarika, Traidandika, Traidashika, Traidha, Traidham, Traidhatavi, Traidhataviya.
Ends with (+5582): Abdatantra, Abdhivastra, Abhacchastra, Abhastra, Abhayamitra, Abhayapatra, Abhicaramantra, Abhicharamantra, Abhidhanatantra, Abhidhanottaratantra, Abhijnanapatra, Abhijnanapattra, Abhimitra, Abhinilanetra, Abhinnarashtra, Abhiramashrivaktra, Abhirashtra, Abhisheka Nakshatra, Abhishekamantra, Abhishekapatra.
Full-text (+415): Varitra, Trasnu, Shirastra, Trasura, Tanutra, Giritra, Angulitra, Samuttras, Trasara, Janatra, Atra, Tijantara, Atapatra, Satra, Apapadatra, Bahutra, Devatra, Didhotara, Svatra, Nakshatragramayajaka.
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Brihad Bhagavatamrita (by Śrīla Sanātana Gosvāmī)
Verse 2.4.126 < [Chapter 4 - Vaikuṇṭha: The Spiritual Kingdom]
Verse 2.6.106 < [Chapter 6 - Abhīṣṭa-lābha: The Attainment of All Desires]
Verse 1.5.87 < [Chapter 5 - Priya: The Beloved]
Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
Verses 1.21-23 < [Chapter 1 - Sainya-Darśana (Observing the Armies)]
Verse 8.2 < [Chapter 8 - Tāraka-brahma-yoga (the Yoga of Absolute Deliverance)]
Bhajana-Rahasya (by Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura Mahasaya)
The Tattvasangraha [with commentary] (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 2951-2954 < [Chapter 25 - Examination of the Doctrine of ‘Self-sufficient Validity’]
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
The Śreṇika-parivrājaka-sūtra (the wandering mendicant Śreṇika) < [Chapter XLVIII - The Eighteen Emptinesses]
The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)