śiṣṭa शिष्ट

Definition: cultured and learned people who want to speak correctly and who therefore have studied gra mmar; cf. के पुनः शिष्टा: | वैयाकरणाः | कुत एतत् | शास्त्रपूर्विका हि शिष्टिवैयाकरणाश्च शास्त्रज्ञा: | M. Bh. on P. VI. 1.109; (2) enjoined, prescribed; cf. विपर्ययो ध्रुवशिष्टेSपरेषाम् | R.Pr.VI.120.


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