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     Grammar Search "hotṛ" has 3 results.
     
hotṛ: neuter nominative singular stem: hotṛ
hotṛ: neuter accusative singular stem: hotṛ
hotṛ: neuter vocative singular stem: hotṛ
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Devanagari
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hotṛm. (fr.1. hu-) an offerer of an oblation or burnt-offering (with fire), sacrificer, priest, (especially) a priest who at a sacrifice invokes the gods or recites the ṛg-veda-, a ṛg-veda- priest (one of the 4 kinds of officiating priestSee ṛtvij-,p.224;properly the hotṛ- priest has 3 assistants, sometimes called puruṣa-s, viz. the maitrā-varuṇa-, acchā-vāka-, and grāvastut-; to these are sometimes added three others, the brāhmaṇācchaṃsin-, agnīdhra- or agnīdh-, and potṛ-, though these last are properly assigned to the Brahman priest;sometimes the neṣṭṛ- is substituted for the grāva-stut-) etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
hotṛm. Name of śiva- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
hotṛmf(trī-)n. one who sacrifices (genitive case or compound), sacrificer View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
hotṛcamasam. the ladle or other vessel used by the hotṛ- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
hotṛcamasīyamfn. (fr. prec.) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
hotṛjapam. murmured recitation of the hotṛ- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
hotṛkam. equals hotraka- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
hotṛkarmann. the work or function of the hotṛ- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
hotṛmat(h/otṛ--) mfn. provided with a hotṛ- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
hotṛpravaram. election of a hotṛ- (also Name of work) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
hotṛṣadana(for -sad-) n. the hotṛ-'s seat or place where the hotṛ- sits at a sacrifice (said to be near the uttara-vedi-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
hotṛṣāmann. Name of sāman-s View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
hotṛsaṃsthājapam. Name of a liturgical treatise. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
hotṛtvan. condition or office of the hotṛ- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
hotṛvarya() n. election of the hotṛ-. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
hotṛvedam. the veda- id est ritual of the hotṛ- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
hotṛvūrya() n. election of the hotṛ-. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
agnihotṛ(agn/i-) m. having agni- for a priest View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
agnihotṛbrāhmaṇam. Name (also title or epithet) of a class of Brahmans (who regard agni- as chief deity), View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
ahotṛmfn. not sacrificing, not competent to sacrifice View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
āruṇihotṛmfn. having āruṇi- as hotṛ- priest View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
caturhotṛm. (c/at-) sg. or plural Name of a litany (recited at the new-moon and full-moon sacrifice) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
caturhotṛm. (see -hotra-) Name of kṛṣṇa- (varia lectio for -netṛ-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
cāturhotṛkamf(ī-)n. ( ) relating to the catur-hotṛ- service View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
caturhotṛtvan. the condition of the caturhotṛ- litany View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
daivyahotṛm. plural the divine priests (see above) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
daśahotṛ(d/oś-) m. Name of = = (symbolizing the 10 parts of a sacrifice) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dvihotṛ(dv/i-.) m. a double hotṛ- (agni-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kaṇvahotṛmfn. one whose hotṛ- priest is a kaṇva- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kṣīrahotṛ(r/a--) mfn. (gaRa yuktārohy-ādi-) equals -yāj/in- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
nityahotṛ(n/i-) mfn. always sacrificing View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pañcahotṛmfn. (p/a-) attended by 5 priests (?) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pañcahotṛm. (sc. mantra-) Name of a particular formula in which 5 deities are named (as hotṛ-, adhvaryu- etc.) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pauṇḍarīkahotṛsaptakan. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
rudrahotṛ(rudr/a--) mfn. having the rudra- for invokers, being invoked by the rudra- (see rudr/a-hūti-). View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
ṣaḍḍhotṛ(fr. ṣaṣ-+ hotṛ-; ṣ/aḍ--) m. "relating to six hotṛ-s", Name of the verses (to be recited at an animal sacrifice,also -ḍhotārāhuti- ) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saptahotṛmfn. (t/a--) having 7 sacrificial priests etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saptahotṛm. plural Name of particular mantra-s View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
somahotṛsaptakan. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
suhotṛm. (or s/u-h-) a good sacrificer or priest View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
suhotṛm. Name of a son of bhumanyu- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
suhotṛm. of a son of vitatha- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
suhotṛetc. See above. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
svahotṛ(sv/a--) m. one's own hotṛ- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
svayaṃhotṛm. one who himself sacrifices View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vājapeyahotṛsaptakan. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
yajñahotṛm. the offerer at a sacrifice View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
yajñahotṛm. Name of a son of manu- uttama- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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hotṛ होतृ a. (-त्री f.) [हु-तृच्] Sacrificing, offering oblations with fire; बहति विधिहुतं या हविर्या च होत्री Ś.1.1. -m. 1 A sacrificial priest, especially one who recites the prayers of the Ṛigveda at a sacrifice; जनकस्य वैदेहस्य होताश्वलो बभूव. -2 A sacrificer; इति वादिन एवास्य होतुराहुतिसाधनम् R. 1.82; Ms.11.36. -3 An epithet of Agni. -Comp. -कर्मन् a. the function of the होतृ. -प्रवरः the election of a होतृ. -ष(स)दनम् the होतृ's seat; होतृषदनाद्धैवापि दुरुद्गीथमनुसमाहरति Ch. Up.1.5.5.
hotṛkaḥ होतृकः होत्रकः An assistant of the Hotṛi.
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hotṛ hó-tṛ, m. invoker, i. 1, 1. 5; v. 11, 2 [hū call].
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hotṛ Is the name of one of the oldest and most important priests of the Vedic ritual, the counterpart of the Zaotar of the Avestan priesthood. The word must be derived from hu, ‘ sacrifice,’ as was held by Aurṇavābha ; this indicates a time when the Hotṛ was at once sacrificer (the later Adhvaryu) and singer. But the functions were already clearly divided in the Rigveda, where the Hotr’s chief duty was the recitation of the śastras. He was also in the older period often the Purohita of the king, an office later filled by the Brahman priest.
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hotṛ noun (masculine) a sacrificer (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
priest (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 4558/72933
hotṛ adjective one who sacrifices (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 41492/72933
hotṛṣadana noun (neuter) the Hotṛ's seat or place where the Hotṛ sits at a sacrifice (said to be near the uttara-vedi) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 41494/72933
nihotṛ noun (masculine)
Frequency rank 56538/72933
pratihotṛ noun (masculine)
Frequency rank 59022/72933
suhotṛ noun (masculine) a good sacrificer or priest (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a son of Bhumanyu (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a son of Vitatha (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 71388/72933
     Wordnet Search "hotṛ" has 2 results.
     

hotṛ

hotṛ   

ṛgvedavettā;

tena hudhātvarthavyanacchedakaprakṣeponukūlavyāpāravati ṛtviji hotā ityādivyapadeśaḥ

hotṛ

hotṛsaṃsthājapaḥ   

ekaḥ granthaḥ ।

hotṛsaṃsthājapasya ullekhaḥ koṣe asti









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