Striti, Stṛti: 5 definitions
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Striti has 4 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Stṛti can be transliterated into English as Strti or Striti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Stṛti (स्तृति):—(von 1. star) f.
1) Streuung, Bestreuung, Bedeckung [Vopadeva’s Grammatik 9, 39. 12, 2.] —
2) Niederstreckung [Taittirīyasaṃhitā 2, 2, 2, 3. 6, 5, 5. 5, 1, 6, 4. 4, 7, 4.] [Kāṭhaka-Recension 28, 8.]
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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