gotra गोत्र

Definition: noun (masculine neuter) (in Gr.) the grandson and his descendants if no older offspring of the same ancestor than this grandson lives (if the son lives the grandson is called yuvan) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a field (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a forest (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a genus (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a mountain (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a multitude (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a road (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))a tribe (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))an affix used for forming a patr. (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))an umbrella or parasol (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))class (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))cloud (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))cow-pen (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))cow-shed (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))family (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))hurdle (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))increase (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))kin (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))knowledge of probabilities (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))lineage (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))name (in general) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))possession (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))protection or shelter for cows (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))race (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))species (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))stable (in general) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))stable for cattle (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))subdivision (in the Brāhman caste 49 Gotras are reckoned and supposed to be sprung from and named after celebrated teachers) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))the family name (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))


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