“ಪತಿ” (Páti) is the term commonly used in Kannada to refer to one’s husband or spouse. It is a widely recognized and used term in the Kannada-speaking community. The term “ಪತಿ” reflects the marital relationship and signifies the role of the husband as a life partner and provider within the family. It carries connotations of love, respect, and companionship between spouses. When someone uses the term “ಪತಿ,” it expresses their affection, bond, and recognition of their husband in a formal or informal setting.