Acarabhrashta, Ācārabhraṣṭa, Acara-bhrashta: 5 definitions


Acarabhrashta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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.

The Sanskrit term Ācārabhraṣṭa can be transliterated into English as Acarabhrasta or Acarabhrashta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Acharabhrashta.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Acarabhrashta in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

ācārabhraṣṭa (आचारभ्रष्ट).—a (S) ācāravarjita a (S) ācāra- hīna a (S) Lawless, libertine, licentious; neglectful of prescribed or established rites and practices.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

ācārabhraṣṭa (आचारभ्रष्ट) [-hīna, -हीन].—a Licentious, lawless.

context information

Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Acarabhrashta in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ācārabhraṣṭa (आचारभ्रष्ट).—a. apostate, fallen from established usages or rules of conduct.

Ācārabhraṣṭa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ācāra and bhraṣṭa (भ्रष्ट). See also (synonyms): ācārapatita.

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

Ācārabhraṣṭa (आचारभ्रष्ट):—[=ā-cāra-bhraṣṭa] [from ā-cāra > ā-car] mfn. (= bhraṣṭācāra, [Rāmāyaṇa iii, 37, 5]) fallen from established usage.

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Acarabhrashta in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Ācārabhraṣṭa (ಆಚಾರಭ್ರಷ್ಟ):—[adjective] having tendency to transgress code of conduct.

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Ācārabhraṣṭa (ಆಚಾರಭ್ರಷ್ಟ):—[noun] a man who transgresses the social, moral or religious customs; a man guilty of apostasy; a renegade; an apostate.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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