ज्योतिष

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Hindi[edit]

Noun[edit]

ज्योतिष (jyōtiṣf

  1. astrologer
  2. astrology

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit ज्योतिस (jyotis, light).

Noun[edit]

ज्योतिष (jyotiṣam

  1. an astronomer
  2. the sun
  3. a particular magical formula for exorcising the evil spirits supposed to possess weapons

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

ज्योतिष (jyotiṣan

  1. astrology; the science of the movements of the heavenly bodies and divisions of time dependant thereon; short tract for fixing the days and hours of the Vedic sacrifices (one of the 6 kinds of Vedāṅga texts)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • 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 0427