समिति

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

समिति (samitif

  1. coming together, meeting, assembly, council (RV., AV., MBh., BhP.)
  2. flock, herd (Kir.)
  3. association, society (BhP.)
  4. association and society personified as a goddess, the daughter of Prajāpati (BhP.)
  5. conspiracy, plot (RV., AV.)
  6. encounter, war, battle (Br., MBh., R.)
  7. sameness, likeness (L.)
  8. (Jain) the five rules of life or conduct (Sarvad.)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

समिति (samiti) (indeclinable)

  1. a sacred verse beginning with सम् (MW.)

References[edit]

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams, A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1898, page 1164