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By Jit Majumdar

Sometimes transliterated as: Ambasţha, Ambasţha, Ambashţha

  1. dwelling in water; established in water
  2. in the brahminical caste hierarchy, the offspring of a brāhmaņa man and a vaiśya woman (M. Samhitā); a sub-caste of the Kāyastha community in modern India.