Goshthi, Goṣṭhi, Goṣṭhī: 16 definitions


Goshthi means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India, Hindi. 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.

Goshthi has 15 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit terms Goṣṭhi and Goṣṭhī can be transliterated into English as Gosthi or Goshthi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Goṣṭhi (गोष्ठि):—f. wohl = goṣṭhī Gesellschaft, Kameradschaft: ālasyaṃ madamohau ca cāpalaṃ goṣṭhireva ca . stabdhatā cābhimānitvaṃ tathātyāgitvameva ca .. ete vai sapta doṣāḥ syuḥ sadā vidyārthināṃ matāḥ . [Mahābhārata 5, 1536.]

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

Goṣṭhi (गोष्ठि):—(metrisch) f. = goṣṭha 3)a).

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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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