Yathabhishta, Yathābhīṣṭa, Yatha-abhishta: 5 definitions


Yathabhishta 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.

Yathabhishta has 3 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Yathābhīṣṭa can be transliterated into English as Yathabhista or Yathabhishta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Yathabhishta in Sanskrit glossary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Yathābhīṣṭa (यथाभीष्ट):—(yathā + a) adj. erwünscht [Kathāsaritsāgara 34, 233. 90, 88.] diśaṃ jagmuḥ wohin es Jedem von ihnen beliebte [Pañcatantra 63, 2.]

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

Yathābhīṣṭa (यथाभीष्ट):—Adj. erwünscht , Einem gut dünkend.

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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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