Diganta, aka: Dish-anta; 4 Definition(s)


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Marathi-English dictionary

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diganta (दिगंत).—m S The visible horizon. 2 In popular understanding. The end or boundaries of the earth. digantīṃ jāṇēṃ To reach or go to the corners of the earth.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

diganta (दिगंत).—m The visible horizon. In popular understanding. The end or boundaries of the earth. digantīṃ jāṇēṃ To reach or go to the corners of the earth.

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

Diganta (दिगन्त).—end of the direction or horizon, remote distance, remote place; दिगन्ते श्रूयन्ते मदमलिनगण्डाः करटिनः (digante śrūyante madamalinagaṇḍāḥ karaṭinaḥ) Bv.1.2; Māl.2.9; R.3.4;5.67; 16.87. नानादिगन्तागता राजानः (nānādigantāgatā rājānaḥ) &c.

Derivable forms: digantaḥ (दिगन्तः).

Diganta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms diś and anta (अन्त).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Diganta (दिगन्त).—m.

(-ntaḥ) The horizon. E. dik, and anta end.

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