Duhsthita, Duḥsthita, Dus-sthita: 6 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Duḥsthita (दुःस्थित).—a. (written also dustha and dusthita)

1) ill-conditioned, poor, miserable.

2) suffering pain, unhappy, distressed; कल्पान्तदुःस्था वसुधा तथोहे (kalpāntaduḥsthā vasudhā tathohe) Bk.

3) unwell, ill.

4) unsteady, disquieted.

5) foolish, unwise, ignorant.

Duḥsthita is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dus and sthita (स्थित). See also (synonyms): duḥstha.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Duḥsthita (दुःस्थित).—[adjective] ill-faring, miserable, unhappy, poor, ill.

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

1) Duḥsthita (दुःस्थित):—[=duḥ-sthita] [from duḥ] mfn. = -stha, [Kathāsaritsāgara; Purāṇa; Rājataraṅgiṇī]

2) [v.s. ...] n. an improper manner of standing, [Mahābhārata iii, 14669.]

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Duḥsthita (दुःस्थित) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Dutthia.

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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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