Ceshtita, Cēṣṭita, Ceṣṭita: 17 definitions


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Ceshtita has 15 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit terms Cēṣṭita and Ceṣṭita can be transliterated into English as Cestita or Ceshtita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Cheshtita.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Ceṣṭita (चेष्टित):—(von ceṣṭ)

1) partic. s. u. ceṣṭ . —

2) n. = gati und ceṣṭā [Medinīkoṣa t. 108.] a) Bewegung (eines Gliedes, des Körpers), Gebärde: gatibhāṣitaceṣṭitam [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 2, 199. 8, 25.] nigūḍheṅgitaceṣṭitaiḥ [7, 67.] [Suśruta 1, 104, 16.] [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 43, 19. 85, 53.] haya [92, 15.] — b) das Thun und Treiben, das Benehmen, Art und Weise zu sein: yadyaddhi kurute kiṃcittatkāmasya ceṣṭitam [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 2, 4.] yaddvayoranayorvittha kārye smin ceṣṭitaṃ mithaḥ [8, 80.] praṇidhīnām [7, 153. 223. 155.] acetanatve pi kṣīravacceṣṭitaṃ pradhānasya [Kapila 3, 59. 61.] [Nalopākhyāna 23, 16.] [Rāmāyaṇa 1, 1, 59. 3, 7. 6, 22.] [Śākuntala 103, 18.] [Raghuvaṃśa 4, 68.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 1, 5, 16.] [Devīmāhātmya 2, 4.] [Vetālapañcaviṃśati 17, 5.] [Pañcatantra 98, 12.] krūra [1, 73.] khala [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 67, 113 (114).]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Ceṣṭita (चेष्टित):——

1) Adj. Partic. von ceṣṭ. —

2) n. (adj. Comp. f. ā [Bhāratīyanāṭyaśāstra 34,118]) — a) Bewegung (eines Gliedes , Körpers) , Gebärde. — b) das Thun und Treiben , Benehmen , Art und Weise zu sein.

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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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