Nishnata, Niṣṇāta: 11 definitions

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Nishnata means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

The Sanskrit term Niṣṇāta can be transliterated into English as Nisnata or Nishnata, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Nishnat.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

niṣṇāta (निष्णात).—a (S) Versed in, conversant with.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

niṣṇāta (निष्णात).—a Versed in, conversant with.

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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 dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Niṣṇāta (निष्णात).—a. [ni-tnā-ka ṣatvaṃ ṭutvam]

1) Clever, skilful, versed, skilled, conversant, expert; निष्णातोऽपि च वेदान्ते साधुत्वं नैति दुर्जनः (niṣṇāto'pi ca vedānte sādhutvaṃ naiti durjanaḥ) Bv.1.87; Bhaṭṭikāvya 2.26; Śiśupālavadha 8.63; Y.1.321; कुतोऽपत्यस्नेहः कुटिलनयनिष्णातमनसाम् (kuto'patyasnehaḥ kuṭilanayaniṣṇātamanasām) Mālatīmādhava (Bombay) 2.7.

2) Brought about, completed, fully accomplished; निष्णातश्च समागमोऽपि विहितस्त्वत्प्रेयसः कान्तया (niṣṇātaśca samāgamo'pi vihitastvatpreyasaḥ kāntayā) Mālatīmādhava (Bombay) 1.24; (niḥśaṅkaṃ vihitaḥ Jagaddhara).

3) Superior, perfect.

4) Agreed upon.

See also (synonyms): niṣṇa.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Niṣṇāta (निष्णात).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Skiful, clever, conversant, learned. 2. Perfect, superior, supreme. 3. (In law,) Agreed upon. E. ni before, snā to bathe, aff. karttari-kta; also with ḍa, niṣṇa.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Niṣṇāta (निष्णात).—[adjective] the same (also [with] [locative]); agreed upon, settled.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Niṣṇāta (निष्णात):—[=ni-ṣṇāta] [from ni-ṣṇā] mfn. deeply versed in, skilful, clever, learned (with [locative case] or ifc.), [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature; Purāṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] agreed upon, [Yājñavalkya; Mālatīmādhava]

3) Nisnāta (निस्नात):—[=ni-snāta] [from ni-ṣṇā] a mfn. See, [Pāṇini 8-3, 89.]

4) [=ni-snāta] b See ni-ṣṇā.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Niṣṇāta (निष्णात):—[ni-ṣṇāta] (taḥ-tā-taṃ) a. Skilful, learned in; perfect; agreed upon.

[Sanskrit to German]

Nishnata in German

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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.

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Hindi dictionary

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Niṣṇāta (निष्णात) [Also spelled nishnat]:—(a) adept, expert; skilled.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Niṣṇāta (ನಿಷ್ಣಾತ):—

1) [adjective] having skill; skilful; skilled; expert.

2) [adjective] excellent; outstandingly good; of exceptional merit, virtue, etc.

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Niṣṇāta (ನಿಷ್ಣಾತ):—[noun] a man of skill and knowledge; an expert.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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