Preshita, aka: Prēṣita, Preṣita; 4 Definition(s)


Preshita 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.

The Sanskrit terms Prēṣita and Preṣita can be transliterated into English as Presita or Preshita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

Preshita in Marathi glossary... « previous · [P] · next »

prēṣita (प्रेषित).—p (S) Sent: also one commissioned and sent forth; a missionary, an apostle.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

prēṣita (प्रेषित).—p Sent. A missionary, an apostle.

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

Preshita in Sanskrit glossary... « previous · [P] · next »

Preṣita (प्रेषित).—p. p.

1) Despatched (on an errand).

2) Ordered, directed.

3) Turned, fixed upon, directed towards, cast (as eyes).

4) Banished.

5) Sent away, dismissed.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Preṣita (प्रेषित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) Sent, directed. E. pra before, iṣ to go, aff. kta

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