Doshi, Dōṣī, Doṣī: 6 definitions
Doshi means something in the history of ancient India, Marathi, Jainism, Prakrit, 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.
India history and geographySource: archive.org: Personal and geographical names in the Gupta inscriptions
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
Languages of India and abroad
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
dōṣī (दोषी).—a (S) Criminal, culpable, guilty. 2 Defective, blemished, faulty.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
dōṣī (दोषी).—a Guilty; faulty.
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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Doṣī (दोषी):—(a and nm) (the) guilty; culprit.
Prakrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary
Dosi (दोसि) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Doṣin.
Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Dōśi (ದೋಶಿ):—[noun] a man who studies the movements and relative positions of celestial bodies and interprets their supposed influence on human affairs; an astrologer.
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1) [noun] the moon, who looks to have a number of defects.
2) [noun] a man who is guilty of wrongdoing, crime, sin or transgression.
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Dōsi (ದೋಸಿ):—[noun] = ದೋಷಿ [doshi].
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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Folk Tales of Gujarat (and Jhaverchand Meghani) (by Vandana P. Soni)
Doshi Ma Nee Vato < [Part 4 - Dadajee Ni Vato]
Bhajana-Rahasya (by Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura Mahasaya)
Yoga-sutras (Ancient and Modern Interpretations) (by Makarand Gopal Newalkar)
Yogadrstisamuccaya of Haribhadra Suri (Study) (by Riddhi J. Shah)