Upadisha, Upadiśā: 4 definitions
Upadisha 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 Upadiśā can be transliterated into English as Upadisa or Upadisha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
upadiśā (उपदिशा).—f pl S The minor points of the compass;--those remaining after the exception of the four cardinal points, or of the eight regions, or of the ten (including the zenith and nadir).Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
upadiśā (उपदिशा).—f Minor points of the compass.
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.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Upadiśā (उपदिशा).—[feminine] intermediate region (north-east etc.).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Upadiśa (उपदिश):—[=upa-diśa] [from upa-diś] m. Name of a son of Vasu-deva, [Harivaṃśa]
2) Upadiśā (उपदिशा):—[=upa-diśā] [from upa-diś] f. idem, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa]
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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