Titirshu, Titīrṣu: 7 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Titīrṣu can be transliterated into English as Titirsu or Titirshu, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Titīrṣu (तितीर्षु).—a.

1) Desirous of crossing; तितीर्षुर्दुस्तरं मोहादुडुपेनास्मि सागरम् (titīrṣurdustaraṃ mohāduḍupenāsmi sāgaram) R.1.2.

2) Wishing to attain.

3) Desirous of final emancipation.

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

Titīrṣu (तितीर्षु).—mfn. (-rṣuḥ-rṣuḥ-rṣu) 1. Desirous of crossing. 2. Desirous of emancipation from existence. E. tṝ to cross, desid. form affix u.

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

Titīrṣu (तितीर्षु).—i. e. titīrṣa, desider. of tṛ10, + u, adj. 1. Desiring to cross, [Rāmāyaṇa] 2, 52, 68. 2. Desiring to attain, Mahābhārata 1, 4647.

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

1) Titīrṣu (तितीर्षु):—[from titīrṣā] mfn. desirous of crossing (with [accusative] or ifc.), [Mahābhārata i, 4647; Harivaṃśa 5182; Rāmāyaṇa; Raghuvaṃśa i, 2 etc.]

2) [v.s. ...] desirous of final emancipation, [Horace H. Wilson]

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

Titīrṣu (तितीर्षु):—[(rṣuḥ-rṣuḥ-rṣu) a.] Desirous of crossing, or of being free from the storms of life.

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Titirshu in German

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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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