Uposhita, aka: Upōṣita, Upoṣita; 2 Definition(s)
Uposhita 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 terms Upōṣita and Upoṣita can be transliterated into English as Uposita or Uposhita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Languages of India and abroad
upōṣita (उपोषित).—p (S) That has not taken his meal, fasting, impransus. 2 That is keeping a fast.Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
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.
Upoṣita (उपोषित).—a. One who has fasted,
-tam A fast, fasting.
--- OR ---
Upoṣita (उपोषित).—A fast.
Derivable forms: upoṣitam (उपोषितम्).
See also (synonyms): upoṣaṇa.Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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.
Search found 2 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:
Upoṣaṇa (उपोषण).—A fast, fasting; नास्ति स्त्रीणां पृथग् यज्ञो न व्रतं नाप्युपोषणम् (nāsti strī...
bhaṛyācā (भऱ्याचा).—a That fills up, completes, &c. period of time.
No search results for Uposhita, Upōṣita or Upoṣita in any book or story.