Abhidha, Abhidhā, Ābhidhā: 16 definitions


Abhidha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Hindi. 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.

Abhidha has 14 English definitions available.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Abhidhā (अभिधा):—(von dhā mit abhi)

1) adj. benennend: a.hi.hā asi.bhuvanamasi [Vājasaneyisaṃhitā 22, 3.] —

2) Name, Benennung [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 1, 1, 118.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 260.] [Sāhityadarpana 9, 20. 10, 1. 14, 18. 16, 19. 21. 17, 5. 6.] am Ende eines adj. comp. [Pañcatantra 210, 3.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 26.] [Geschichte des Vidūṣaka 165.] f. ā [Kathāsaritsāgara 7, 107.] nyāyamate śabdaśaktiḥ . mīmāṃsāmate vidhisamavetavidhivyāpārī bhūtapadārthaḥ . [Śabdakalpadruma]

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Ābhidhā (आभिधा):—f. und ābhidhātaka (!) n. Wort [Śabdaratnāvalī im Śabdakalpadruma] — Vgl. abhidhā und abhidhāna .

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Abhidhā (अभिधा):—

2) [Sāhityadarpana 252. 267.] [Rājataraṅgiṇī 5, 380.] śūravarmābhidha adj. [22.]

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Abhidhā (अभिधा):—

1) lies umgebend; vgl. [Taittirīyabrāhmaṇa 3, 8, 3, 4.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Abhidhā (अभिधा):——

1) Adj. umgebend.

2) f. — a) Name , Benennung. Am Ende eines adj. Comp. f. ā. — b) die ursprüngliche Bedeutung eines Wortes [Sāhityadarpaṇa 252,267.] — c) *Laut [Śabdacandrikā] bei [Goldstücker’s Wörterbuch ]

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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.

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