Avasita, Avashita, Āvasita: 4 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Avasita (अवसित).—p. p. [so-kta]

1) Finished, ended, completed; अवसितो दर्शनार्थः (avasito darśanārthaḥ) M.2; यूपवत्यवसिते क्रियाविधौ (yūpavatyavasite kriyāvidhau) R.11.37; अवसितश्च पशुरसौ (avasitaśca paśurasau) Dk.91 it is all over with the brute; °मण्डनासि (maṇḍanāsi) Ś.4; वचस्यवसिते तस्मिन्ससर्ज गिरमात्मभूः (vacasyavasite tasminsasarja giramātmabhūḥ) Ku.2.53; अनवसितवचन एव मयि (anavasitavacana eva mayi) Dk.13; Bk.1.6.

2) Known, understood; करामलकवद् विश्वं विज्ञानावसितं तव (karāmalakavad viśvaṃ vijñānāvasitaṃ tava) Bhāg.2.5.3.

3) Well-cooked; matured.

4) Resolved, determined, ascertained.

5) Standing in a pause.

6) Stored, gathered (as grain).

7) Tied, fastened, bound; त्वयैव लोकेऽवसिताश्च सेतवः (tvayaiva loke'vasitāśca setavaḥ) Bhāg.4.6.44.

8) Gone.

9) Remaining, dwelling (Ved.).

-tam 1 A dwelling place; नवावसिते वैनमाहरेयुः (navāvasite vainamāhareyuḥ) Śat. Br.

2) Corn ground.

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Āvasita (आवसित).—[ā-ava-so-kta]

1) Finished or completed.

2) Decided, determined, settled.

3) Stored (as grain); winnowed.

4) Ripe, full-grown.

-tam Ripe corn when (thrashed.)

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

Avasita (अवसित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Ended, terminated. 2. Finished, completed. 3. Known, understood. 4. Stored, (as grain, &c.) E. ava, ṣo to finish, and kta part. aff.

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Āvasita (आवसित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Stored, (as grain.) 2. Winnowed. 3. Ripe, full grown. E. āṅ before ava reverse, and ṣo to destroy, participial affix kta; also avasita.

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

1) Avaśīta (अवशीत):—[=ava-śīta] a and -śīna See ava-śyā.

2) [=ava-śīta] [from ava-śyā] b mfn. cooled, cool, [Pāṇini 6-1, 26; Kāśikā-vṛtti]

3) Avasita (अवसित):—[=ava-sita] [from ava-so] mfn. one who has put up at any place, who dwells, rests, resides, [Ṛg-veda i, 32, 15 and iv, 25, 8; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa; Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra]

4) [v.s. ...] brought to his abode (as Agni), [Taittirīya-saṃhitā]

5) [v.s. ...] ended, terminated, finished, completed, [Mahābhārata i, 4678, etc.]

6) [v.s. ...] one who has given up anything ([ablative] [Mahābhārata xii, 7888]; or in [compound] [Yājñavalkya ii, 183])

7) [v.s. ...] determined, fixed, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

8) [v.s. ...] ascertained, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

9) [v.s. ...] known, understood

10) [v.s. ...] one who is determined to ([locative case]), [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

11) [v.s. ...] being at end of the line of a verse (See ava-sāna), [Ṛgveda-prātiśākhya; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā-prātiśākhya]

12) [v.s. ...] stored (as grain etc.), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

13) [v.s. ...] gone, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

14) [v.s. ...] n. ‘a dwelling-place’ See navāvasita.

15) Āvasita (आवसित):—= avasita (q.v.), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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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. 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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