Vyapadeshtri, Vyapadeṣṭṛ: 4 definitions


Vyapadeshtri means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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 Vyapadeṣṭṛ can be transliterated into English as Vyapadestr or Vyapadeshtri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Vyapadeshtri in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vyapadeṣṭṛ (व्यपदेष्टृ).—m. A cheat, an impostor.

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

Vyapadeṣṭṛ (व्यपदेष्टृ).—mfn. (-ṣṭā-ṣṭrī-ṣṭṛ) 1. Deceiving, a cheat. 2. One who shows, names, &c. E. vi and apa before diś to show, tṛc aff.

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

1) Vyapadeṣṭṛ (व्यपदेष्टृ):—[=vy-apadeṣṭṛ] [from vy-apadeśa > vyapa-diś] mfn. one who represents or shows or names, [Horace H. Wilson]

2) [v.s. ...] one who represents falsely, a cheat, impostor, [ib.]

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

Vyapadeṣṭṛ (व्यपदेष्टृ):—[vyapa-deṣṭṛ] (ṣṭā) 4. m. One who shews or deceives; an informer.

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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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