Ashlishta, Āśliṣṭa: 8 definitions


Ashlishta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Hindi. 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 Āśliṣṭa can be transliterated into English as Aslista or Ashlishta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Ashilsht.

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

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

Āśliṣṭa (आश्लिष्ट).—p. p.

1) Embraced, clasped; used actively also; P.III.4.72. आश्लिष्टो लक्ष्मीम् (āśliṣṭo lakṣmīm) Sk.

2) Connected, interwoven, blended; परस्पराश्लिष्टशाखैः पादपैः (parasparāśliṣṭaśākhaiḥ pādapaiḥ) Mb.

3) Joined to, touching, in contact with; अवनितलाश्लिष्टललाटरेखया (avanitalāśliṣṭalalāṭarekhayā) K.67; अङ्गद °भुज (aṅgada °bhuja) R.6.53; Śiśupālavadha 3.72; मेघमाश्लिष्टसानुम् (meghamāśliṣṭasānum) Meghadūta 2.

4) Joining what adheres or attaches to.

5) Invested; spread.

6) Deduced, concluded.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Āśliṣṭa (आश्लिष्ट).—mfn.

(-ṣṭaḥ-ṣṭā-ṣṭaṃ) 1. Embraced. 2. Embracing, who or what embraces. 3. Connected, interwoven, blended. 4. Attaching to, joining, who or what adheres to. 5. Invested, spread. 6. Connected as a consequence, deduced, concluded. E. āṅ before śliṣ to fold. kta aff.

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

Āśliṣṭa (आश्लिष्ट).—[adjective] hanging on, clinging to ([locative] or —°); embraced, encircled.

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

1) Aśliṣṭa (अश्लिष्ट):—[=a-śliṣṭa] mfn. incoherent, [Mahābhārata]

2) Āśliṣṭa (आश्लिष्ट):—[=ā-śliṣṭa] [from ā-śliṣ] mfn. adhering, clung to, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa; Kathāsaritsāgara]

3) [v.s. ...] embracing, [Harivaṃśa; Rāmāyaṇa; Śiśupāla-vadha]

4) [v.s. ...] embraced, surrounded

5) [v.s. ...] twisted round, [Mahābhārata; Kathāsaritsāgara; Raghuvaṃśa etc.]

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

Āśliṣṭa (आश्लिष्ट):—[ā-śliṣṭa] (ṣṭaḥ-ṣṭā-ṣṭaṃ) p. Embraced.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Āśliṣṭa (आश्लिष्ट) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Āliddha, Āsiliṭṭha.

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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Hindi dictionary

[«previous next»] — Ashlishta in Hindi glossary
Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Aśliṣṭa (अश्लिष्ट) [Also spelled ashilsht]:—(a) having no pun; direct; disconnected, loose.

context information


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Kannada-English dictionary

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

Aśliṣṭa (ಅಶ್ಲಿಷ್ಟ):—[adjective] that is not joined or fused together; being separate or away.

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Āśliṣṭa (ಆಶ್ಲಿಷ್ಟ):—

1) [adjective] taken another person into the arms and pressed to the bosom; embraced.

2) [adjective] associated, mingled, mixed, with.

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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