Gohita, Go-hita: 6 definitions


Gohita 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.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Gohita (गोहित).—a. cherishing or protecting kine.

-taḥ Name of Viṣṇu.

Gohita is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms go and hita (हित).

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

Gohita (गोहित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Proper or fit for cattle. 2. Cherishing or protecting kine. m.

(-taḥ) 1. A creeping plant; also ghoṣā 2. The Bel tree. E. go a cow, and hita suitable, &c. gavāṃ hitaṃ yasmāt .

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

1) Gohita (गोहित):—[=go-hita] [from go] m. ‘proper for cattle’ = -harītakī, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) [v.s. ...] Luffa foetida or a similar plant, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Gohita (गोहित):—[go-hita] (taḥ) 1. m. A creeping plant; Bel tree. a. Proper; cherishing.

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Gohita in German

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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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