Goshthika, Goṣṭhika: 6 definitions


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

Goshthika has 4 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Goṣṭhika can be transliterated into English as Gosthika or Goshthika, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Goṣṭhika (गोष्ठिक):—(von goṣṭhī) adj. eine Versammlung —, eine Gesellschaft betreffend: goṣṭhikakarmaniyuktaḥ śreṣṭhī (so ist zu lesen) cintayati cetasā hṛṣṭaḥ . vasudhā vasusaṃpūrṇā mayādya labdhā kimanyena .. [Pañcatantra I, 14. 7, 16.]

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Goṣṭhīka (गोष्ठीक):—von goṣṭhī Kameradschaft, am Ende eines adj. comp.: ekadā baddhagoṣṭhīkaṃ śūdraiḥ saha vilokya tam [Kathāsaritsāgara 20, 12.]

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

Goṣṭhika (गोष्ठिक):—Adj. eine Versammlung — , eine Gesellschaft betreffend. Richtiger gauṣṭhika.

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Goṣṭhīka (गोष्ठीक):—am Ende eines adj. Comp. = goṣṭhī 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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