Ghushta, Ghuṣṭa: 4 definitions


Ghushta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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 Ghuṣṭa can be transliterated into English as Ghusta or Ghushta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Ghuṣṭa (घुष्ट).—mfn.

(-ṣṭaḥ-ṣṭā-ṣṭaṃ) Sounded, proclaimed, E. ghuṣ to sound, kta aff.

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

1) Ghuṣṭa (घुष्ट):—[from ghuṣ] 1. ghuṣṭa mfn. sounded, proclaimed, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) [v.s. ...] filled with cries, [Harivaṃśa 1125.]

3) [from ghuṣ] 2. ghuṣṭa mfn. (= ghṛṣṭa) rubbed, [Bhaṭṭi-kāvya v, 57.]

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

Ghuṣṭa (घुष्ट):—[(ṣṭaḥ-ṣṭā-ṣṭhaṃ) p.] Proclaimed.

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

Ghuṣṭa (घुष्ट) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Ghuṭṭha.

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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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