Spashta, aka: Spaṣṭa; 2 Definition(s)


Spashta 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 term Spaṣṭa can be transliterated into English as Spasta or Spashta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

spaṣṭa (स्पष्ट).—a (S) Clear, plain, distinct, apparent, evident, manifest, open. 2 Rigidly and closely accurate;--as a calculation or computation. A term of almanack-makers and astronomers.

(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

spaṣṭa (स्पष्ट).—a Clear, evident; rigidly and closely accurate.

(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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paṣṭa (पष्ट).—a (Poetical corruption of spaṣṭa) Plain, clear, conspicuous. Plainly &c. Ex. cara...
Svaira (स्वैर).—a. [svasya īram īr-ac vṛddhiḥ]1) Following one's own will or fancy, self-willed...
śuklakāṣṭha (शुक्लकाष्ठ).—n A term for a person considered as a pest.

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