Kushtana, aka: Kuṣṭāṇa; 2 Definition(s)
Kushtana means something in Marathi. 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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kuṣṭāṇa (कुष्टाण).—f (kusaṭa & ghāṇa) The smell of rotting or putrefying substances.Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
kuṣṭāṇa (कुष्टाण).—f The smell of rooting substances.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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Buddhist records of the Western world (Xuanzang) (by Samuel Beal)
Chapter 22 - Country of Kiu-sa-ta-na (Khotan) < [Book XII - Twenty-two Countries]
Chapter 21 - Country of Cho-kiu-kia (Chakuka? or Yarkiang) < [Book XII - Twenty-two Countries]
A Record of Buddhistic Kingdoms (by Fa-Hien)
A Dictionary Of Chinese Buddhist Terms (by William Edward Soothill)