दातृ

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *déh₃tōr (giver, donor), from the root *deh₃- (to give) (whence also Sanskrit ददाति (dadāti)). Cognates include Ancient Greek δώτωρ (dṓtōr) and Latin dator.

Noun[edit]

दातृ (dā́tṛm

  1. giver, donor, liberal
  2. one who gives a daughter (gen.) in marriage
  3. a father or brother who gives a daughter or sister in marriage
  4. one who offers (his wife)
  5. creditor
  6. granting, permitting
  7. founder
  8. mowing, mower

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary, page 473