Patishtha, Paṭiṣṭha: 8 definitions


Patishtha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

Patishtha has 6 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Paṭiṣṭha can be transliterated into English as Patistha or Patishtha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Patishtha in Sanskrit glossary

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

Paṭiṣṭha (पटिष्ठ):—und paṭīyaṃs s. u. paṭu .

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Patiṣṭha (पतिष्ठ):—(von 1. pata mit der Endung des superl.) adj. am meisten —, am besten fliegend [Taittirīyasaṃhitā 5, 4, 11, 1.] pra patā.patiṣṭhaḥ [Ṛgveda 10, 165, 4] ([Atharvavedasaṃhitā] falsch pathiṣṭha). — Vgl. patīyaṃs .

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

Paṭiṣṭha (पटिष्ठ):—Adj. (Super. zu paṭu) in vacana Adj. dem das Reden sehr geläufig ist (Papagei).

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Patiṣṭha (पतिष्ठ):—Adj. am Meisten — , am Besten fliegend.

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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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