Nishpishta, Niṣpiṣṭa: 6 definitions


Nishpishta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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 Niṣpiṣṭa can be transliterated into English as Nispista or Nishpishta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Nishpishta in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Niṣpiṣṭa (निष्पिष्ट).—p. p.

1) Pounded.

2) Beaten, harassed, oppressed.

Derivable forms: niṣpiṣṭaḥ (निष्पिष्टः).

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

Niṣpiṣṭa (निष्पिष्ट).—mfn.

(-ṣṭaḥ-ṣṭā-ṣṭaṃ) 1. Ground, reduced to dust or powder. 2. Beaten, oppressed. E. nir, and piṣṭa ground.

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

Niṣpiṣṭa (निष्पिष्ट):—[=niṣ-piṣṭa] [from niṣ-piṣ] mfn. stamped, ground, pounded, crushed, beaten, oppressed, [Mahābhārata etc.]

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

Niṣpiṣṭa (निष्पिष्ट):—[ni-ṣpiṣṭa] (ṣṭaḥ-ṣṭā-ṣṭaṃ) a. Ground; beaten.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Niṣpiṣṭa (निष्पिष्ट) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Ṇippiṭṭha.

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Nishpishta in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Niṣpiṣṭa (ನಿಷ್ಪಿಷ್ಟ):—

1) [adjective] pulverised; powdered.

2) [adjective] broken down completely; demolished; destroyed.

context information

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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