Durgata, aka: Dur-gata; 2 Definition(s)


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Durgata (दुर्गत).—a.

1) unfortunate, in bad circumstances; समाश्वसिमि केनाहं कथं प्राणिमि दुर्गतः (samāśvasimi kenāhaṃ kathaṃ prāṇimi durgataḥ) Bk.18.1.

2) indigent, poor.

3) distressed, in trouble.

Durgata is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dur and gata (गत).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Durgata (दुर्गत).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Poor, indigent, distressed. 2. Suffering pain or affliction. E. dur ill, gata gone, become. dur + gam karttari kta .

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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