Ashishta, aka: Aśiṣṭa; 2 Definition(s)
Ashishta 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 Aśiṣṭa can be transliterated into English as Asista or Ashishta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Languages of India and abroad
aśiṣṭa (अशिष्ट).—a (S a & śiṣṭa Ordered, trained, disciplined. ) Indecent, indecorous, irregular, devious, licentious--persons, proceedings, manners, ways.(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
aśiṣṭa (अशिष्ट).—a Indecent, indecorous; irregular.(Source): DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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Aś (अश्).—I. 5 A. [अश्नुते, आनशे, आशिष्ट-आष्ट, अशिता-अष्टा, अशिष्यते-अक्ष्यते, अशितुम्-अष्टुम्,...
Āsiṭṭha, (pp. of āsāsati, Sk. āśiṣṭa) wished or longed for PvA. 104. (Page 115)
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