Samashrita, Samāśrita: 6 definitions



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The Sanskrit term Samāśrita can be transliterated into English as Samasrita or Samashrita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

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

samāśrita (समाश्रित).—p S Sheltered, protected, received into asylum.

context information

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»] — Samashrita in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Samāśrita (समाश्रित).—p. p.

1) Assembled.

2) Taking refuge,

3) Dependent on.

4) Relating to.

5) Furnished.

-taḥ A servant.

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

Samāśrita (समाश्रित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) Protected, defended, cherished, refuged. E. sam intensitive, and āśrita refuged.

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

Samāśrita (समाश्रित).—[adjective] leaning or resting on, resorted to, entered or being in ([accusative], [locative], or —°), got to, arrived at ([accusative]); devoted to, intent upon ([accusative] or —°); relating or belonging to (—°); pass. resorted to, sought, chosen; visited or afflicted by ([instrumental] or —°).

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

1) Samāśrita (समाश्रित):—[=sam-āśrita] [from samā-śri] mfn. come together, assembled, [Nirukta, by Yāska]

2) [v.s. ...] going or resorting to, living or dwelling in, fixed or staying or standing in or on, flowing into ([accusative] [locative case], or [compound]), [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.

3) [v.s. ...] (also -vat, ‘one who has attained’, with [accusative]), [Harivaṃśa; Pañcatantra]

4) [v.s. ...] following or practising, leaning on, taking refuge with ([accusative]), [Śāṅkhāyana-gṛhya-sūtra; Rāmāyaṇa]

5) [v.s. ...] resting or dependent on ([locative case]), [Kaṭha-upaniṣad]

6) [v.s. ...] relating to, concerning ([compound]), [Rāmāyaṇa; Mahābhārata; Rājataraṅgiṇī]

7) [v.s. ...] stating, asserting, [Sarvadarśana-saṃgraha]

8) [v.s. ...] (with pass. sense) leaned on (for support), resorted to, [Rājataraṅgiṇī]

9) [v.s. ...] had recourse to, chosen, [Kāraṇḍa-vyūha on Pāṇini 7-1, 1]

10) [v.s. ...] endowed or provided or furnished with ([instrumental case]), [Kathāsaritsāgara]

11) [v.s. ...] visited or afflicted by ([compound]), [Mahābhārata]

12) [v.s. ...] m. a dependant, servant (cf. āśrayaṇīya), Raljat.

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

Samāśrita (समाश्रित):—[samā+śrita] (taḥ-tā-taṃ) a. Protected, cherished.

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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