Patni, Patnī: 14 definitions


Patni means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

Patni has 12 English definitions available.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Patni (पत्नि):—Verkürzung von patnī Gattin aus Rücksichten für’s Metrum: patnibhiḥ [Mahābhārata 12, 10282.] patniṣu [Rāmāyaṇa 1, 38, 6.] Der ved. nom. pl. patnayas ( [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 7, 3, 107, Vārttika von Kātyāyana. 3,] [Scholiast]) und der acc. pl. patnīs würde nach den später geltenden Regeln der Grammatik gleichfalls hierher gehören.

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Patnī (पत्नी):—

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Patni (पत्नि):—, sahapatnayaḥ mit den Gattinnen [Rāmāyaṇa 7, 8, 22.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Patni (पत्नि):—(metrisch) f. = patnī Gattin.

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Patnī (पत्नी):—f.

1) Inhaberin , Herrin.

2) Gattin , Weibchen eines Thieres.

3) das 7te astrol. Haus.

4) am Ende eines adj. Comp. f. zu pati ; vgl. jīva u.s.w.

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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