kRtti f. skin , hide a garment made of skin (fr. 3. {kRt}?) the hide or skin on which the religious student sits or sleeps , &c. (usually the skin of an antelope) the birch tree the bark of the birch tree (used for writing upon , for making hooka pipes , &c.) (= {kRttikA}) one of the lunar mansions (the Pleiads) a house Naigh. iii , 4 (probably with reference to RV. viii , 90 , 6 ; but cf. {kuTI}) food Nir. v , 22 ; fame ({yazas}) [cf. Hib. {cart} ; Lat. {cortex}.)