Galitakushtha, Galitakuṣṭha, Galita-kushtha: 7 definitions


Galitakushtha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

Galitakushtha has 5 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Galitakuṣṭha can be transliterated into English as Galitakustha or Galitakushtha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Galitakuṣṭha (गलितकुष्ठ):—(galita + kuṣṭha) n. advanced and incurable leprosy, when the fingers and toes fall of [Wilson’s Wörterbuch] Vgl. galatkuṣṭha [Bhartṛhari 1, 89.]

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

Galitakuṣṭha (गलितकुष्ठ):—n. eine schlimme Form des Aussatzes , bei der Finger und Zehen abfallen. kuṣṭhārirasa m. ein best. Recept dagegen Mat. ded. 80.

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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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