Abhishastri, Abhiśastṛ: 3 definitions


Abhishastri 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.

The Sanskrit term Abhiśastṛ can be transliterated into English as Abhisastr or Abhishastri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Abhiśastṛ (अभिशस्तृ).—m. An enemy, injurer.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhiśāstṛ (अभिशास्तृ):—[=abhi-śāstṛ] [from abhi-śās] mfn. one who assigns, allots, [Taittirīya-brāhmaṇa]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhiśastṛ (अभिशस्तृ):—[tatpurusha compound] m. f. n. (-stā-strī-stṛ) Hostile, an enemy. E. śas with abhi, kṛt aff. tṛc.

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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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