Yatheshta, Yathēṣṭa, Yatheṣṭa, Yatha-ishta: 12 definitions


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Yatheshta has 10 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit terms Yathēṣṭa and Yatheṣṭa can be transliterated into English as Yathesta or Yatheshta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Yathesht.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Yatheshta in Sanskrit glossary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Yatheṣṭa (यथेष्ट):—(yathā + 1. iṣṭa) adj. den Wünschen entsprechend, gewünscht, beliebig: yatheṣṭāṃ prāpnuyādgatim [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 12, 126.] [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 85, 8.] [Rājataraṅgiṇī 1, 132.] yatheṣṭam adv. nach Wunsch, nach Belieben [Kātyāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 14, 4, 18.] [Pāraskara’s Gṛhyasūtrāṇi 3, 2.] [Mahābhārata 5, 5984. 7330.] [Rāmāyaṇa 1, 30, 12.] [Spr. 1581. 3675.] [Kathāsaritsāgara 32, 181. 95, 65.] [Caurapañcāśikā 3.] [Vopadeva’s Grammatik 24, 13.] [SARVADARŚANAS. 136, 17.] Am Anfange eines comp. adj. und adv. (ohne Flexionszeichen) [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 11, 20. 61, 19. 81, 36.] na yatheṣṭāsano bhavet er sitze nicht, wie es ihm gerade beliebt (bequem ist), [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 2, 198.] gati [Raghuvaṃśa 17, 20.] saṃcārin [Spr. 844.] [Kathāsaritsāgara 24, 156. 25, 296. 37, 52.] [Pañcatantra 126, 11.] Zwei getrennte Wörter bildend in yatheṣṭaṃ nṛpatestathā [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 9, 228.]

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

Yatheṣṭa (यथेष्ट):——

1) Adj. den Wünschen entsprechend , gewünscht , beliebig. Nom.abstr. tva n.

2) Adv. yathaiṣṭa und m nach Wunsch , nach Belieben.

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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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