Yathabhishta, Yathābhīṣṭa, Yatha-abhishta: 5 definitions


Yathabhishta 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 Yathābhīṣṭa can be transliterated into English as Yathabhista or Yathabhishta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Yathābhīṣṭa (यथाभीष्ट).—a. as wished, intended or desired, agreeably to desire.

-tam &c.) ind. according to one's wish, at pleasure, agreeably to one's desire.

Yathābhīṣṭa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms yathā and abhīṣṭa (अभीष्ट). See also (synonyms): yathābhipreta, yathābhimata, yathābhilaṣita.

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

Yathābhīṣṭa (यथाभीष्ट).—[adjective] the same.

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

Yathābhīṣṭa (यथाभीष्ट):—[from yathā > ya-tama] (thābh) mfn. as liked or desired (ṭa-diśaṃ jagmuḥ, they went to the quarter that each wished), [Pañcatantra; Kathāsaritsāgara]

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Yathabhishta 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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