Ghush, Ghuṣ: 8 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Ghuṣ can be transliterated into English as Ghus or Ghush, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ghuṣ (घुष्).—I. 1 P., 1 U. (ghoṣati, ghoṣayati-te, ghoṣita, ghuṣṭa or ghoṣita)

1) To sound, make any sound or noise.

2) To cry or proclaim aloud, announce or declare publicly; स स पापादृते तासां दुष्यन्त इति घुष्यताम् (sa sa pāpādṛte tāsāṃ duṣyanta iti ghuṣyatām) Ś.6.22; घोषयतु मन्मथ- निर्देशम् (ghoṣayatu manmatha- nirdeśam) Gīt.1; इति घोषयतीव डिण्डिमः करिणो हस्तिपकाहतः क्वणन् (iti ghoṣayatīva ḍiṇḍimaḥ kariṇo hastipakāhataḥ kvaṇan) H.2.84; R.9.1; Mk.1.12.

3) To praise.

4) To fill with cries, make resonant. -II. 1 Ā. (ghuṣate) To be beautiful or brilliant.

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

Ghuṣ (घुष्).—[(i) ghuṣi] r. 1st cl. (ghuṃṣate) To render beautiful or brilliant (ira) ghuṣira r. 1st cl. (ghoṣati) To do any act except manifest sentiment by sound. r. 10th cl. (ghoṣayati) 1. To manifest sentiment or thought by sound, to speak, to affirm, to declare or proclaim. 2. To make various sounds. 3. To praise. With āṅ prefixed, To weep incessantly.

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

Ghuṣ (घुष्).—i. 1, [Parasmaipada.] ([Ātmanepada.] [Rāmāyaṇa] 5, 56, 139), To proclaim, [Rāmāyaṇa] 1. 1. 4, 10, 12. Ptcple. of the pf. pass., ghuṣṭa, 1. Loud, Mahābhārata 13, 4557. 2. Resounding, [Harivaṃśa, (ed. Calc.)] 1125. 3. Offered, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 4, 209. [Causal.] ghoṣaya, To proclaim, [Rāmāyaṇa] 5, 49, 13.

— With the prep. ava ava, To proclaim, [Harivaṃśa, (ed. Calc.)] 3522. avaghuṣṭa, 1. Summoned, [Rāmāyaṇa] 3, 47, 9. 2. Resounding, Mahābhārata 13, 522. 3. Offered, Mahābhārata 13, 1576.

— With ā ā, To proclaim, Mahābhārata 3, 647.

— With vyā vi-ā, vyāghuṣṭa, Loud sounding, Mahābhārata 12, 3637. [Causal.] To proclaim loud, [Harivaṃśa, (ed. Calc.)] 10542.

— With ud ud, To cry, Mahābhārata 12, 5349. udghuṣṭa, Resounding, [Rāmāyaṇa] 3, 79, 45. [Causal.] 1. To cause to be sounded loud, [Rājataraṅgiṇī] 3, 5. 2. To proclaim, [Mṛcchakaṭikā, (ed. Stenzler.)] 169, 8.

— With prod pra-ud, prodghuṣṭa, Resounding, Mahābhārata 3, 2512. [Causal.] To proclaim, [Rājataraṅgiṇī] 1, 285.

— With upa upa, upaghuṣṭa, Resounding, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 3, 28, 28.

— With pra pra, [Causal.] To proclaim, Mahābhārata 12, 2645.

— With vi vi, To proclaim, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 8, 233. vighuṣṭa, Resounding, [Rāmāyaṇa] 3, 12, 14.

— With udvi ud-vi, [Causal.] To proclaim, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 9, 24, 66.

— With sama sam, saṃghuṣṭa, 1. Sounding, [Harivaṃśa, (ed. Calc.)] 3715. 2. Resounding, [Rāmāyaṇa] 2, 31, 4. 3. Offered, [Yājñavalkya, (ed. Stenzler.)] 1, 168.

— With parisam pari-sam, parisaṃghuṣṭa, Resounding, Mahābhārata 3, 2406.

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

Ghuṣ (घुष्).—ghoṣati (ghoṣate) [participle] ghuṣṭa sound, cry, call out, proclaim. [Causative] ghoṣayati cause to sound etc., also = [Simple]

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

1) Ghuṣ (घुष्):—1. ghuṣ [class] 1. [Parasmaipada] ghoṣati (rarely [Ātmanepada] te, [Rāmāyaṇa v, 56, 139]; [subjunctive] ghoṣāt; [perfect tense] jughoṣa, [Jaiminīya-brāhmaṇa]; 3. [plural] jughuṣur, [Pāṇini 7-2, 23; Kāśikā-vṛtti]; [Aorist] [Ātmanepada] ghoṣi) [Ātmanepada] to sound, [Ṛg-veda iv, 4, 8];—[Parasmaipada] to cry or proclaim aloud, call out, announce publicly, declare[, i, 139, 8; Mahābhārata xiii, xiv; Rāmāyaṇa] etc.:—[Causal] ghoṣayati (subj. 2. sg. ṣayas), to call to, invite, [Ṛg-veda ix, 108, 3];

—to cause to proclaim aloud, [Mahābhārata i, iii];

—to proclaim aloud, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa etc.]

2) 2. ghuṣ [class] 1. [Parasmaipada] ghoṣati, to kill, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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Ghush in German

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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Ghus in Hindi refers in English to:—(nf) bribe, illegal gratification; a bandicoot rat; ~[khora] bribee; ~[khori] bribery;—[khana] to accept bribe;—[dena] to bribe..—ghus (घूस) is alternatively transliterated as Ghūsa.

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