Upasitri, Upāsitṛ: 5 definitions


Upasitri 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 Upāsitṛ can be transliterated into English as Upasitr or Upasitri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Upāsitṛ (उपासितृ).—a. A worshipper.

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

Upāsitṛ (उपासितृ).—m.

(-tā) A worshipper. E. upa and āṅ before ās to sit, tṛn aff.

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

Upāsitṛ (उपासितृ).—i. e. upa-ās + tṛ, m. A worshipper, [Rāmāyaṇa] 5, 32, 6.

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

Upāsitṛ (उपासितृ):—[from upās] mfn. one who reveres or pays homage, [Rāmāyaṇa; Caraka]

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

Upāsitṛ (उपासितृ):—[upā+sitṛ] (tā) 4. m. A worshipper.

context information

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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