Yacakavritti, aka: Yacaka-vritti, Yācakavṛtti; 3 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Yācakavṛtti can be transliterated into English as Yacakavrtti or Yacakavritti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Yachakavritti.

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Marathi-English dictionary

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yācakavṛtti (याचकवृत्ति).—f (S) The profession of a beggar, beggary, mendicancy.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

yācakavṛtti (याचकवृत्ति).—f Beggary, mendicancy.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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-English dictionary

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Yācakavṛtti (याचकवृत्ति).—the occupation or profession of a beggar.

Derivable forms: yācakavṛttiḥ (याचकवृत्तिः).

Yācakavṛtti is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms yācaka and vṛtti (वृत्ति).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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