Prasthita: 9 definitions


Prasthita means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Prasthita in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

prasthita (प्रस्थित).—p S Departed or set forth (as on a journey). See under prasthāna.

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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

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

Prasthita (प्रस्थित).—p. p.

1) Set out, gone forth, departed, gone on a journey; (see sthā with pra); वक्रः पन्था यदपि भवतः प्रस्थितस्योत्तराशाम् (vakraḥ panthā yadapi bhavataḥ prasthitasyottarāśām) Meghadūta 27.

2) Dead; तस्यापि सुमहांस्तापः प्रस्थितस्योपजायते (tasyāpi sumahāṃstāpaḥ prasthitasyopajāyate) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 12.291.9.

3) Appointed, installed.

-tam Departure, going away; Bh.

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

Prasthita (प्रस्थित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) Gone, departed, set forth, (on a journey, march &c.) E. pra before, sthā to stay, aff. kta .

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

Prasthita (प्रस्थित).—[adjective] standing ready (to sacrifice), rising; prominent, appointed (to an office); started, set out, having left for ([accusative] ±prati, [dative], or [locative]).

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

1) Prasthita (प्रस्थित):—[=pra-sthita] [from pra-sthā] mfn. set forth, prepared, ready (as sacrifice), [Ṛg-veda; Brāhmaṇa; ???]

2) [v.s. ...] rising, upright, [Ṛg-veda]

3) [v.s. ...] standing forth, prominent, [Atharva-veda]

4) [v.s. ...] appointed, installed, [Rāmāyaṇa]

5) [v.s. ...] set out, departed, gone to ([accusative] with or without prati [dative case] or [locative case]) or for the purpose of ([dative case]), [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.

6) [v.s. ...] (-vat mfn. = pra-tasthe, ‘he has set out’ [Kathāsaritsāgara])

7) [v.s. ...] (ifc.) reaching to, [Śakuntalā vii, 4/3] ([varia lectio] prati-ṣṭhita)

8) [=pra-sthita] [from pra-sthā] n. setting out, going away, departure, [Bhartṛhari]

9) [v.s. ...] Name of [particular] Soma vessels (See next)

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

Prasthita (प्रस्थित):—[pra-sthita] (taḥ-tā-taṃ) a. Set out.

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

Prasthita (प्रस्थित) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Paṭṭhia, Patthia.

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Prasthita in German

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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