दृष्टि

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit दृष्टि (dṛṣṭi)

NounEdit

दृष्टि (driṣṭifUrdu spelling درشٿي

  1. vision, sight
    वह दृष्टि से ओझल हो गया।
    He was out of sight.

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • दृष्टि in Bahri, Hardev (1989), Learners' Hindi-English dictionary (Delhi: Rajpal & Sons)

SanskritEdit

NounEdit

दृष्टि (dṛṣṭif

  1. seeing, viewing, beholding (also with the mental eye) (Br. Up. etc.)
  2. sight, the faculty of seeing (ŚBr. Mn. Suśr. etc.)
  3. the mind's eye, wisdom, intelligence (BhP. L.)
  4. regard, consideration (L.)
  5. view, notion (Bhag. Kap.)
  6. (Buddhism) a wrong view
  7. theory, doctrine, system (Jātakam.)
  8. eye, look, glance (Mn. MBh. Kāv. etc.)
    dṛṣṭiṃ dā (with locative) - turn the eye to, look at
  9. the pupil of the eye (Suśr.)
  10. aspect of the stars
    शुभदृष्टि (śubha-dṛṣṭi) - of auspicious aspect, beautiful

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams, A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1898, page 0492
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