Nasti, Nāsti, Naṣṭī, Nashti, Naṣṭi: 8 definitions
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The Sanskrit terms Naṣṭī and Naṣṭi can be transliterated into English as Nasti or Nashti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
India history and geogprahySource: archive.org: Personal and geographical names in the Gupta inscriptions
Naṣṭī (नष्टी) is the name of a locality mentioned in the Gupta inscription No. 5. The Gupta empire (r. 3rd-century CE), founded by Śrī Gupta, covered much of ancient India and embraced the Dharmic religions such as Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism. The second part of the word is not legible. It seems to have been the name of a town in the Sukuli deśa. The meaning of the word is not clear. It must have been a place near Sāñcī in the Madhya Pradesh.
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
nāsti (नास्ति).—ad S It is not; there is not; there is none. nāsta bhākaṇēṃ To pretend poverty or want: also to predict want, loss, damage, evil; to croak. nāsta- bhākyā a That pretends &c.: also that predicts &c., a croaker.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
nāsti (नास्ति).—ad It is not; there is not, there is none. nāsti bhākaṇēṃ To pretend poverty, to predict want, loss. To croak.
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-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Naṣṭi (नष्टि).—f. Loss, destruction; रक्षःपतिः स्वबलनष्टिमवेक्ष्य रुष्टः (rakṣaḥpatiḥ svabalanaṣṭimavekṣya ruṣṭaḥ) Bhāg.9.1.21.
Derivable forms: naṣṭiḥ (नष्टिः).
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Nāsti (नास्ति).—ind. 'It is not', non-existence, as in नास्तिक्षीरा (nāstikṣīrā) &c.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Nāsti (नास्ति).—ind. Non-existence, not so, it is not. E. na negative, and asti is, third person, singular, present tense of as to be.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Naṣṭi (नष्टि).—i. e. naś + ti, f. Ruin, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 9, 10, 21.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Naṣṭi (नष्टि).—[feminine] loss, ruin.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Nāsti (नास्ति):—[from na] ind. (na + asti) it is not, there is not
2) Naṣṭi (नष्टि):—[from naś] f. loss, destruction, ruin, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]
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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