Nashta, Naṣṭa: 16 definitions
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The Sanskrit term Naṣṭa can be transliterated into English as Nasta or Nashta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Alternative spellings of this word include Nasht.
Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar
Naṣṭa (नष्ट).—Elided or dropped; a term used as a synonym of 'lupta' in some commentaries.
Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.
Chandas (prosody, study of Sanskrit metres)Source: Shodhganga: a concise history of Sanskrit Chanda literature
Naṣṭa (नष्ट) refers to one of the six pratyayas mentioned in the Chandomañjarī 1.14.—The pratyayas are the cause of expansion of metres (chandas). Generally six pratyayas are found in Sanskrit prosody (e.g., Naṣṭa). But Mitrānanda advocates about nine types of pratyayas.
Chandas (छन्दस्) refers to Sanskrit prosody and represents one of the six Vedangas (auxiliary disciplines belonging to the study of the Vedas). The science of prosody (chandas-shastra) focusses on the study of the poetic meters such as the commonly known twenty-six metres mentioned by Pingalas.
Ayurveda (science of life)Source: archive.org: Vagbhata’s Ashtanga Hridaya Samhita (first 5 chapters)
Naṣṭa (नष्ट) refers to “perished”, as mentioned in verse 3.24 of the Aṣṭāṅgahṛdayasaṃhitā (Sūtrasthāna) by Vāgbhaṭa.—Accordingly, “[...] In groves cooled by southerly winds, discharging water on all sides, the sun having perished [viz., naṣṭa] in them (as it were because of its being) invisible, showing the splendour of tessellated jewel pavements, resounding with cuckoos, affording excellent places for sexual activities, [...]”.
Note: Naṣṭa (“perished”) has been dropped (including the implied simile) and sūrya (“sun”) turned ñi-mai od (“sunbeams”).
Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.
India history and geographySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
Naṣṭa.—(LP), disappeared. Note: naṣṭa is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
naṣṭa (नष्ट).—p (S) Lost, ruined, spoiled, damaged, destroyed. It forms many useful compounds; as naṣṭabuddhi Deprived of, or of feeble, understanding; naṣṭātmaja Childless; naṣṭavivēka Inconsiderate, rash, reckless, precipitate; naṣṭēndriya Deprived of one's faculties or bodily senses; naṣṭaiśvarya, naṣṭagati, naṣṭavīrya, naṣṭaparākrama, naṣṭaprabhāva, naṣṭadhana, naṣṭadhairya, naṣṭōpāya, naṣṭacēṣṭa- tā, naṣṭavaṃśa. 2 Vile, hateful, mischievous, destructive.
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nasta (नस्त).—n The line across the mouth of a river, the bar: also a line of hilly land against which the sea dashes.
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nasta (नस्त).—a (Vulgar corr. of naṣṭa) Lost, ruined, damaged, destroyed.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
naṣṭa (नष्ट).—p Lost, ruined, Vile, mischievous, destructive.
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nasta (नस्त).—n The bar: also a line of hilly land against which the sea dashes.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Naṣṭa (नष्ट).—p. p. [naś-kta]
1) Lost, disappeared, vanished, invisible; गगनमिव नष्टतारम् (gaganamiva naṣṭatāram) Pt.5.6; 2.167.
2) Dead, perished, destroyed.
3) Spoiled, wasted.
4) Fled or run away; नष्टं वर्षधरैर्मनुष्यगणनाभावादकृत्वा त्रपाम् (naṣṭaṃ varṣadharairmanuṣyagaṇanābhāvādakṛtvā trapām) Ratn.2.3.
5) Deprived of, free from (in comp.)
6) Depraved, corrupted, debauched.
-ṣṭam 1 Destruction, loss.
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Nasta (नस्त).—The nose.
-stam A sternutatory, snuff.
-stā A hole bored in the septum of the nose.
Derivable forms: nastaḥ (नस्तः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-ṣṭaḥ-ṣṭā-ṣṭaṃ) Lost, destroyed, removed, annihilated. E. ṇaśa to perish, affix kta .
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(-staḥ) The nose. n.
(-staṃ) A sternutatory, snuff, &c. f.
(-stā) A hole bored in the septum of the nose. E. ṇas to make crooked, affix saṃjñāyāṃ ta .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Naṣṭa (नष्ट).—[adjective] lost, disappeared, invisible, fled, escaped ([neuter] [impersonally]), perished, damaged, destroyed; deprived of, less ([ablative] or °—); having lost a cause in court ([jurisprudence]).
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Nastā (नस्ता).—[feminine] a hole bored in the septum of the nose.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Naṣṭa (नष्ट):—[from naś] a mfn. lost, disappeared, perished, destroyed, lost sight of invisible
2) [v.s. ...] escaped (also -vat mfn., [Mahābhārata]), run away from ([ablative]), fled ([impersonal or used impersonally] with [instrumental case] of subj, [Ratnāvalī ii. 3]), [Ṛg-veda] etc. etc.
3) [v.s. ...] spoiled, damaged, corrupted, wasted, unsuccessful, fruitless, in vain, [Manu-smṛti; Yājñavalkya; Mahābhārata] etc.
4) [v.s. ...] deprived of ([instrumental case]), [Rāmāyaṇa i, 14, 18] (in [compound] = ‘without’, ‘-less’, ‘un-’; See below)
5) [v.s. ...] one who has lost a lawsuit, [Mṛcchakaṭikā ix, 4.]
6) b See above.
7) Nasta (नस्त):—[from nas] m. the nose, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
8) Nastā (नस्ता):—[from nasta > nas] f. a hole bored through the septum of the n°, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
9) Nasta (नस्त):—[from nas] n. a sternutatory, snuff, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Naṣṭa (नष्ट):—[(ṣṭaḥ-ṣṭā-ṣṭaṃ) a.] Lost, destroyed.
2) Nasta (नस्त):—(staḥ) 1. m. Idem. (stā) f. Hole bored in the nose. n. Snuff.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
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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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
1) Naṣṭa (नष्ट) [Also spelled nasht]:—(a) destroyed, perished, annihilated; destructed, ruined; ~[dṛṣṭi] one who has lost his eyesight, rendered blind; ~[buddhi/~mati] stupid, off one’s head; -[bhraṣṭa] destroyed; ruined, destructed; ~[smṛti] one who has lost his memory; —[karanā] to destroy perish, to destruct; to annihilate; to ruin, to demolish; to deform; to waste; to mar; to spoil; to raze.
2) Nāśtā (नाश्ता):—(nm) breakfast; light refreshment; —[pānī] breakfast, light refreshment.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [noun] destroyed; spoiled.
2) [noun] ceased to be seen; disappeared.
3) [noun] that is lost.
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1) [noun] a losing or being lost; a loss.
2) [noun] the damage, trouble, disadvantage, deprivation, etc. caused by losing something; a loss.
3) [noun] the act or an instance of disappearing; disappearance.
4) [noun] a man who has lost his thinking, reasoning power as from fear.
5) [noun] ನಷ್ಟ ಕಟ್ಟಿಕೊಡು [nashta kattikodu] naṣṭa kaṭṭikoḍu to make up for a loss, damage, etc.; ನಷ್ಟ ತುಂಬಿಕೊಡು [nashta tumbikodu] naṣṭa tumbikoḍu = ನಷ್ಟ ಕಟ್ಟಿಕೊಡು [nashta kattikodu]; ನಷ್ಟ ಭರ್ತಿಮಾಡು [nashta bhartimadu] naṣṭa bhartimāḍu = ನಷ್ಟ ಕಟ್ಟಿಕೊಡು [nashta kattikodu]; ನಷ್ಟವಾಗು [nashtavagu] naṣṭavāgu to be lost; (loss) to be incurred.
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Nasta (ನಸ್ತ):—[noun] the organ through which normally living beings breathe; the nose.
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Nāśtā (ನಾಶ್ತಾ):—[noun] = ನಾಷ್ಟಾ [nashta].
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Nāṣṭā (ನಾಷ್ಟಾ):—[noun] the light, morning meal; break-fast.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+45): Nashta-rajya, Nashtabharata, Nashtabija, Nashtacandra, Nashtacarya, Nashtacchaya, Nashtaceshta, Nashtaceshtata, Nashtaceshtate, Nashtacetana, Nashtachandra, Nashtacharya, Nashtacheshta, Nashtacheshtata, Nashtachetana, Nashtadhi, Nashtadoraprayashcitta, Nashtadrishti, Nashtaganita, Nashtagni.
Ends with (+3): Agnipranashta, Anasta, Apranashta, Balavinashta, Cirapranashta, Drishtanashta, Durnashta, Jatanashta, Jatavinashta, Kriyanashta, Kshanadrishtanashta, Margapranashta, Nirnashta, Parinashta, Pranashta, Pravinashta, Samnashta, Sampranashta, Shikhanashta, Suvinashta.
Full-text (+102): Nastas, Nashtaceshta, Nastatas, Nashtacetana, Nashtashanka, Nashtacandra, Nastakarana, Nattha, Nashtaceshtata, Anasta, Nashtartha, Nastota, Nashtasamsmriti, Neshta, Nashtavisha, Nashtacarya, Nashtajanman, Nashtaptisutra, Nashtarupa, Jatanashta.
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