Duradrishti, Dūradṛṣṭi, Dura-drishti: 5 definitions


Duradrishti 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.

The Sanskrit term Dūradṛṣṭi can be transliterated into English as Duradrsti or Duradrishti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

dūradṛṣṭi (दूरदृष्टि).—f (S) Penetration or discernment. 2 Carefulness for or prudent consideration of futurity; providence.

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

dūradṛṣṭi (दूरदृष्टि).—a Penetrating, discerning, far- or deep-seeing. Provident. Long- sighted.

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dūradṛṣṭi (दूरदृष्टि).—f Penetrating or discernment. Prudence.

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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

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dūradṛṣṭi (दूरदृष्टि).—

1) longsightedness.

2) prudence, foresight.

Derivable forms: dūradṛṣṭiḥ (दूरदृष्टिः).

Dūradṛṣṭi is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dūra and dṛṣṭi (दृष्टि).

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

Dūradṛṣṭi (दूरदृष्टि).—f.

(-ṣṭiḥ) 1. Long-sightedness. 2. Foresight. E. dūra, and dṛṣṭi sight.

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

1) Durādṛṣṭi (दुरादृष्टि):—[=dur-ādṛṣṭi] [from dur] mfn. bad-looking, [Cāṇakya]

2) Dūradṛṣṭi (दूरदृष्टि):—[=dūra-dṛṣṭi] [from dūra] f. long-sightedness, foresight, discernment, [Horace H. Wilson]

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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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