Vartin: 6 definitions


Vartin 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.

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Vartin (वर्तिन्).—From वर्त (varta) which means a compound;see वर्त (varta), (l) The term वर्तिन् (vartin) or

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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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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vartin (वर्तिन्).—a. (- f.) [वृत्-णिनि (vṛt-ṇini)] (Usually at the end of comp.)

1) Abiding, being, resting, staying, situated.

2) Going, moving, turning.

3) Acting, behaving.

4) Performing, practising.

5) Obeying, executing (an order). -m The meaning of an affix.

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

Vartin (वर्तिन्).—i. e. vṛt + in, adj., f. , 1. Abiding, resting, [Pañcatantra] i. [distich] 224. 2. Being, [Hitopadeśa] 65, 5, M.M.

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

Vartin (वर्तिन्).—[adjective] staying, remaining, lying, situated in (—°), engaged in or occupied with (—°), proceeding with, behaving (well) towards (—°).

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

1) Vartin (वर्तिन्):—[from varta] mfn. abiding, staying, resting, living or situated in (mostly [compound]), [Kāvya literature; Kathāsaritsāgara] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] (ifc.) being in any position or condition, engaged in, practising, performing, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa] etc.

3) [v.s. ...] obeying, executing (an order; cf. nideśa-v)

4) [v.s. ...] conducting one’s self, behaving, acting, [Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata] etc.

5) [v.s. ...] (ifc.) behaving properly towards, [ib.] (cf. guru-v; guru-vat = gurāv iva)

6) [v.s. ...] turning, moving, going, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

7) [v.s. ...] m. the meaning of an affix (= pratyayārtha), [Patañjali]

[Sanskrit to German]

Vartin 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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