Visesita, Visheshita: 9 definitions


Visesita means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

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Pali-English dictionary

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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

visesita : (pp. of viseseti) qualified; defined; distinguished.

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Visesita, (pp. of viseseti) distinguished, differentiated Mhvs 11, 32; KhA 18; PvA. 56. (Page 641)

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

viśēṣita (विशेषित).—p S Distinguished, designated, predicated, marked by some property or accident or by some epithet or attributive.

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Viśeṣita (विशेषित).—p. p.

1) Distinguished.

2) Defined, particularized.

3) Distinguished by an attribute.

4) Superior, excellent.

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

Viśeṣita (विशेषित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Divided, distinguished, separated. 2. Predicated, attributed, having as an attribute or being distinguished by it. 3. Excellent, superior. E. viśeṣa sort, kind, &c., itac aff.

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

1) Viśeṣita (विशेषित):—[=vi-śeṣita] [from vi-śiṣ] mfn. ([from] [Causal]) distinguished, defined, characterized, [Śaṃkarācārya]

2) [v.s. ...] preferred, [Kāmandakīya-nītisāra]

3) [v.s. ...] superior to, better than ([ablative]), [Mahābhārata]

4) [v.s. ...] surpassed, exceeded, [Harivaṃśa; Mālavikāgnimitra]

5) [v.s. ...] predicated, attributed, W

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

Viśeṣita (विशेषित):—[vi-śeṣita] (taḥ-tā-taṃ) a. Specified; marked; distinguished.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Viśeṣita (विशेषित) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Visesia.

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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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Hindi dictionary

[«previous next»] — Visesita in Hindi glossary
Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Viśeṣita (विशेषित):—(a) specialised; qualified.

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