Abhyasta: 13 definitions
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Abhyasta has 12 English definitions available.
Alternative spellings of this word include Abhyast.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Abhyasta (अभ्यस्त):—(von as, asyati mit abhi) adj.
1) gelesen, studirt [Raghuvaṃśa 1, 8.] —
2) reduplicirt [Yāska’s Nirukta 4, 23. 25.] [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 6, 1, 5. 33. 189. 4, 112. 7, 1, 4. 78. 3, 87. 3, 4, 109.] —
3) multiplicirt [Yāska’s Nirukta 3, 10.]
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.
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Partial matches: Ashta.
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Yoga Vasistha [English], Volume 1-4 (by Vihari-Lala Mitra)
Chapter CLXX - On the conduct of the sapient man < [Book VII - Nirvana prakarana part 2 (nirvana prakarana)]
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)