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जानाति (Latin script jānāti, Burmese script ဇာနာတိ)

  1. to know
  2. to understand, comprehend
  3. to notice



From Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵneh₃- ‎(to know), *ǵn̥néh₃-. Cognate with Avestan 𐬰𐬀𐬥𐬄𐬥 ‎(zanąn), Persian شناختن ‎(šenâxtan), Old Persian 𐎧𐏁𐎴𐎠𐎿𐎠𐏃𐎹 ‎(xšnāsāhiy), Kurdish zanîn, Old Armenian ծան- ‎(can-, to know), Old Church Slavonic знати ‎(znati).


जानाति ‎(jānāti)

  1. to know, have knowledge, become acquainted with
  2. to perceive, apprehend, understand, experience, recognize, ascertain, investigate
  3. to know as, know or perceive that, regard or consider as
  4. (with मृषा) to consider as untrue
  5. to acknowledge, approve, allow
  6. to recognize as one's own, take possession of
  7. to visit as a friend
  8. to remember
  9. to engage in
  10. to make known, announce, teach anything
  11. to inform any one (with genitive) that
  12. to request, ask
  13. to wish to know or become acquainted with or learn, investigate, examine
  14. to wish for information about
  15. to conjecture



  • Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary, page 425