Bhutavishta, Bhūtāviṣṭa, Bhuta-avishta: 8 definitions



Bhutavishta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, 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 Bhūtāviṣṭa can be transliterated into English as Bhutavista or Bhutavishta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

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

bhūtāviṣṭa (भूताविष्ट).—a (S) Possessed or occupied by an evil spirit.

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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»] — Bhutavishta in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bhūtāviṣṭa (भूताविष्ट).—a. possessed by a devil or evil spirit.

Bhūtāviṣṭa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bhūta and āviṣṭa (आविष्ट).

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

Bhūtāviṣṭa (भूताविष्ट).—mfn. (-ṣṭaḥ-ṣṭā-ṣṭa) Occupied or possessed by a devil. E. bhūta a spirit, āviṣṭa entered.

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

Bhūtāviṣṭa (भूताविष्ट):—[from bhūta > bhū] mfn. possessed by evil spirits, [Lalita-vistara]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Bhūtāviṣṭa (भूताविष्ट):—[(bhūta + ā)] adj. von bösen Geistern besessen [JYOTIST. im Śabdakalpadruma] [Rgva tch’er rol pa ed. Calc. 81, 10.]

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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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