Yathashruta, Yathāśruta, Yatha-shruta: 7 definitions


Yathashruta 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 Yathāśruta can be transliterated into English as Yathasruta or Yathashruta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Yathashruta in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

yathāśruta (यथाश्रुत).—ad (S) According to or agreeingly with the matter heard. 2 As he has heard; as he has been instructed, i. e. being dull, uninventive, unimaginative--a scholar &c.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

yathāśruta (यथाश्रुत).—ad According as heard. Dull, uninventive-a scholar &c.

context information

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.

Discover the meaning of yathashruta or yathasruta in the context of Marathi from relevant books on Exotic India

Sanskrit dictionary

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

Yathāśruta (यथाश्रुत).—a. according to the report.

Yathāśruta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms yathā and śruta (श्रुत).

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

Yathāśruta (यथाश्रुत).—[adjective] as heard or handed down by tradition; [neuter] [adverb]

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

1) Yathāśruta (यथाश्रुत):—[=yathā-śruta] [from yathā > ya-tama] mfn. corresponding to (what has been) heard, agreeing with a report, [Kathāsaritsāgara]

2) [v.s. ...] n. a relative tradition, [Chāndogya-upaniṣad; Śaṃkarācārya]

[Sanskrit to German]

Yathashruta in German

context information

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.

Discover the meaning of yathashruta or yathasruta in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

See also (Relevant definitions)

Relevant text

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: