Samvishta, Saṃviṣṭa: 3 definitions


Samvishta 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 Saṃviṣṭa can be transliterated into English as Samvista or Samvishta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Saṃviṣṭa (संविष्ट).—p. p.

1) Sleeping, lying down; R.1.95.

2) Entered together.

3) Seated together.

4) Dressed, clothed.

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

Saṃviṣṭa (संविष्ट).—f.

(-ṣṭā) 1. Clothed, dressed. 2. Lying down.

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

1) Saṃviṣṭa (संविष्ट):—[=saṃ-viṣṭa] [from saṃ-viś] 1. saṃ-viṣṭa mfn. approached, entered etc.

2) [v.s. ...] one who has lain down or gone to rest, resting, reposing, sleeping, [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.

3) [v.s. ...] seated together with ([instrumental case]), [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

4) [=saṃ-viṣṭa] [from saṃ-viṣ] 2. saṃ-viṣṭa mfn. (for 1. See p. 1115, col. 3) clothed, dressed, [Harivaṃśa]

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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 (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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