[ pi-tree ]
/ ˈpɪ tri /
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noun, plural Pi·tris, Pi·tri.Hinduism.
the legendary progenitor of any family.
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Origin of Pitri
From the Sanskrit word pitṛfather
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How to use Pitri in a sentence
One idea lying at the base of much of the respect paid to the moon is that it is the abode of the Pitri or sainted dead.