Donate
   
Select your preferred input and type any Sanskrit or English word. Enclose the word in “” for an EXACT match e.g. “yoga”.
Grammar Search
"vrata" has 1 results
vrata: neuter vocative singular stem: vrata
Amarakosha Search
2 results
WordReferenceGenderNumberSynonymsDefinition
niyamaḥ2.7.41MasculineSingularvratam
vallīFeminineSingularvratatiḥ, latā
Monier-Williams Search
15 results for vrata"
Devanagari
BrahmiEXPERIMENTAL
vratan. (in fine compositi or 'at the end of a compound' f(ā-).;fr.2. vṛ-) will, command, law, ordinance, rule View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vratan. obedience, service View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vratan. dominion, realm View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vratan. sphere of action, function, mode or, manner of life (exempli gratia, 'for example' śuci-vr-,"pure manner of life"), conduct, manner, usage, custom etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vratan. a religious vow or practice, any pious observance, meritorious act of devotion or austerity, solemn vow, rule, holy practice (as fasting, continence etc.; vrat/aṃ-car-,"to observe a vow", especially "to practise chastity") View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vratan. any vow or firm purpose, resolve to (dative case locative case,or compound; vratāt-or vrata-vaśāt-,"in consequence of a vow"; see asi-dhārā-vrata-and āsidhāraṃ vratam-) etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vratan. the practice of always eating the same food (see madhu-vr-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vratan. the feeding only on milk (as a fast or observance according to rule;also the milk itself) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vratan. any food (in a-yācita-vr- q.v) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vratan. equals mahā-vrata- (id est a particular stotra-, and the day for it) ; View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vratan. (with genitive case or in fine compositi or 'at the end of a compound') Name of sāman-s ( also"month";season;year;fire;"= viṣṇu-";"Name of one of the seven islands of antara-dvīpa-") View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vratam. (of unknown meaning) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vratam. Name of a son of manu- and naḍvalā- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vratam. (plural) Name of a country belonging to prācya- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vratamfn. equals veda-vrata-, one who has taken the vow of learning the veda- (Scholiast or Commentator) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
Macdonell Vedic Search
1 result
vrata vra-tá, n. will, ordinance, iii. 59, 2. 3; v. 83, 5; viii. 48, 9; service, vi. 54, 9 [vṛ choose].
Macdonell Search
1 result
vrata n. [willed: √ vri: perh. old pp.] 1. V.: will, command, law, ordinance; do minion; service, obedience; realm; regular sphere or function; 2. V., C.: operation, ac tion, doings, conduct, manner, mode of life (with suki=clear conscience); religious rite or service; duty, towards (--°ree;); religious or ascetic observance taken upon oneself, aus terity, vow, rule, holy work (such as fasting and continence); 3. C.: vow (in general), resolve, to (d., lc. of vbl. n., --°ree;): ab. in conse quence of a vow; (á)-m kar, observe a vow, esp. practise chastity.
Vedic Index of
Names and Subjects
1 result1 result
vrata (‘Vow’) in the later Samhitās and the Brāhmaṇas has the peculiar sense of the ‘milk’ used by one who is living on that beverage alone as a vow or penance.
Vedabase Search
18 results
1 result
vrata noun (neuter) a religious vow or practice (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
any pious observance (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
any vow or firm purpose (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
command (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
conduct (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
custom (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
dominion (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
function (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
holy practice (as fasting) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
law (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
manner (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
manner of life (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
meritorious act of devotion or austerity (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
mode or (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
obedience (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
ordinance (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
realm (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
resolve to (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
rule (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
rule (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
service (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
solemn vow (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
sphere of action (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the feeding only on milk (as a fast or observance according to rule) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the practice of always eating the same food (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
usage (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
will (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 304/72933
Parse Time: 1.139s Search Word: vrata" Input Encoding: IAST IAST: vrata