Kusidapatha, aka: Kusīdapatha, Kusida-patha; 1 Definition(s)


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Kusīdapatha (कुसीदपथ) or Kusidapatha (कुसिदपथ).—usury, usurious interest; any interest exceeding 5 per cent; कृतानुसारादधिका व्यतिरिक्ता न सिध्यति कुसीदपथमा- हुस्तम् (kṛtānusārādadhikā vyatiriktā na sidhyati kusīdapathamā- hustam) (pañcakaṃ śatamarhati) Ms.8.152.

Derivable forms: kusīdapathaḥ (कुसीदपथः), kusidapathaḥ (कुसिदपथः).

Kusīdapatha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kusīda and patha (पथ).

(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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