Pranashta, Pranaṣṭa: 7 definitions


Pranashta 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 Pranaṣṭa can be transliterated into English as Pranasta or Pranashta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Pranaṣṭa (प्रनष्ट).—p. p.

1) Disappeared, vanished, not to be seen.

2) Lost; Pañcatantra (Bombay) 4.35.

3) Perished, dead.

4) Ruined, destroyed, annihilated.

5) Escaped.

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Pranaṣṭa (प्रनष्ट).—See under प्रणश् (praṇaś); प्रनष्टस्वामिकं रिक्थं राजा त्र्यब्दं निधापयेत् (pranaṣṭasvāmikaṃ rikthaṃ rājā tryabdaṃ nidhāpayet) Manusmṛti 8.3.

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

Pranaṣṭa (प्रनष्ट).—f.

(-ṣṭā) 1. Lost. 2. Disappeared, vanished. 3. Perished, ruined.

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

Pranaṣṭa (प्रनष्ट).—[adjective] lost, disappeared, missing; gone, past, fled, escaped.

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

1) Pranaṣṭa (प्रनष्ट):—[=pra-naṣṭa] [from pra-ṇaś] a mfn. (wrongly written pra-ṇaṣṭa, [Pāṇini 8-4, 36 [Scholiast or Commentator]]) lost, disappeared, vanished, ceased, gone, perished, destroyed, annihilated, [Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata etc.]

2) [=pra-naṣṭa] b See pra-ṇaś, p.659.

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

Praṇaṣṭa (प्रणष्ट):—[pra-ṇaṣṭa] (ṣṭaḥ-ṣṭā-ṣṭaṃ) p. Destroyed, lost.

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

Pranaṣṭa (प्रनष्ट) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Paṇaṭṭha.

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»] — Pranashta in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Praṇaṣṭa (ಪ್ರಣಷ್ಟ):—

1) [adjective] warded off; fended off; removed; turned aside.

2) [adjective] destroyed; demolished.

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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