Diganta, Dish-anta: 7 definitions
Diganta 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.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
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 Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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.
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.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical 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: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-ntaḥ) The horizon. E. dik, and anta end.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Diganta (दिगन्त).—I. m. the end of the world, [Kirātārjunīya] 5, 1. Ii. adj. dwelling at the end of the world, Mahābhārata 10, 260.
Diganta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms diś and anta (अन्त).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Diganta (दिगन्त):—[=dig-anta] a etc. See, [ib.]
2) [=dig-anta] [from dig > diś] b m. ‘the end of the horizon’, remote distance, [Bhartṛhari i, 37]
3) [v.s. ...] mfn. being in remote d°, [Mahābhārata x, 260.]
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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