Kshayatithi, aka: Kṣayatithi, Kshaya-tithi; 3 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Kṣayatithi can be transliterated into English as Ksayatithi or Kshayatithi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

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kṣayatithi (क्षयतिथि).—f (S) A lunar day beginning after the sunrising of one day and ending before that of the next. 2 That lunar day, or the anniversary of it, or the monthly recurrence of it, which was the day of the decease of.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

kṣayatithī (क्षयतिथी).—f A lunar day. The anniver- sary of the decease of.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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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Kṣayatithi (क्षयतिथि).—f.

Derivable forms: kṣayatithiḥ (क्षयतिथिः).

Kṣayatithi is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kṣaya and tithi (तिथि).

Source: DDSA: The practical 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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