Asantosha, Asantōṣa, Asantoṣa, Asamtosha: 5 definitions


Asantosha 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 terms Asantōṣa and Asantoṣa can be transliterated into English as Asantosa or Asantosha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

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

asantōṣa (असंतोष).—m (S) Displeasure: also dissatisfaction or discontent.

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

asantōṣa (असंतोष).—m Displeasure; discontent Unrest.

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»] — Asantosha in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Asantoṣa (असन्तोष).—m.

(-ṣaḥ) Displeasure. E. a neg. santoṣa pleasure.

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

Asantoṣa (असन्तोष):—[a-santoṣa] (ṣaḥ) 1. m. Displeasure.

context information

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»] — Asantosha in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Asaṃtōṣa (ಅಸಂತೋಷ):—[noun] the fact or feeling of being displeased; displeasure; disappointment.

context information

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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