Yatri, Yātṛ: 9 definitions

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The Sanskrit term Yātṛ can be transliterated into English as Yatr or Yatri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Yātṛ (यातृ).—f. [Uṇādi-sūtra 2.96.] A husband's brother's wife. -m.

1) A goer, a traveller.

2) A driver, coachman.

3) Ved. A destroyer.

4) An avenger.

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

Yātṛ (यातृ).—m.

(-tā) 1. A charioteer, a driver. 2. A husband’s brother’s wife. E. yat to endeavour assiduously, Unadi aff. ṛt, and the radical vowel made long.

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

Yātṛ (यातृ).—I. i. e. yā + tṛ, m. A driver, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 8, 290. Ii. Perhaps yam + tṛ, f. A husband’s brother’s wife.

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

Yātṛ (यातृ).—1. [adjective] going, driving, riding etc., ceasing, perishing; [masculine] the driver of a carriage.

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Yātṛ (यातृ).—2. [masculine] avenger.

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Yātṛ (यातृ).—3. [feminine] a husband’s brother’s wife.

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

1) Yātṛ (यातृ):—[from ] 1. yātṛ mfn. going, travelling, marching, being on a journey, [Ṛg-veda]

2) [v.s. ...] going for, seeking, [ib.]

3) [v.s. ...] (ifc.) going to or in, riding on [Mahābhārata; Harivaṃśa] etc.

4) [v.s. ...] m. a charioteer (?), [Ṛg-veda i, 70, 11]

5) [v.s. ...] (yātṛ), an avenger (?), [Ṛg-veda i, 32, 14] (= hantṛ, [Sāyaṇa])

6) 2. yātṛ f. ([accusative] yātaram [nominative case] [accusative] [dual number] rau [nominative case] [plural] ras, [Vopadeva]; for 1. yātṛ See p. 849, col. 2) a husband’s brother’s wife, [Sāhitya-darpaṇa]

7) cf. [Greek] εἰνάτηρ; [Latin] janitrices; Lit. jentḗ; [Slavonic or Slavonian] jetry.

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

Yātṛ (यातृ):—(tā) 4. m. A charioteer, driver; husband’s brother’s wife.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Yātṛ (यातृ) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Jāā, Jāu.

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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Yātrī (यात्री):—(nm) a traveller, wayfarer; passenger; pilgrim.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Yātṛ (ಯಾತೃ):—

1) [noun] = ಯಾತು - [yatu -] 1.

2) [noun] one who drives a chariot; a charioteer.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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