Vasishtha, Vasiṣṭha, Vāsiṣṭha, Vashishtha: 36 definitions


Vasishtha means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit, the history of ancient India, 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.

Vasishtha has 35 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit terms Vasiṣṭha and Vāsiṣṭha can be transliterated into English as Vasistha or Vasishtha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Vasishtha in Sanskrit glossary

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

Vasiṣṭha (वसिष्ठ):—

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Vāśiṣṭha (वाशिष्ठ):—s. vāsiṣṭha .

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Vāsiṣṭha (वासिष्ठ):—

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Vasiṣṭha (वसिष्ठ):—

1) [Z. 3. 4] zu streichen Indra [2, 36, 1.] —

2) [Z. 12] nach Varuṇa’s einzuschalten [Mahābhārata 1, 3924.]

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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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