Acaya, Ācaya: 7 definitions
Acaya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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.
Acaya has 5 English definitions available.
Alternative spellings of this word include Achaya.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Ācaya (आचय):—(von ci mit ā) m. gaṇa ākarṣādi zu [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 5, 2, 64.] Ansammlung, Fülle [Yāska’s Nirukta 12, 9.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Ācaya (आचय):—m. Ansammlung , Fülle.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Acayacotl, Acayagamin, Acayaka, Acayana.
Ends with (+37): Angacaya, Anupracaya, Anvacaya, Apacaya, Aracayaracaya, Arghapacaya, Arthacaya, Avacaya, Bhasmacaya, Dhanopacaya, Doshacaya, Doshopacaya, Dvirephacaya, Ekapacaya, Ghanacaya, Kammupacaya, Kancanacaya, Kopacaya, Kunjaracaya, Kusumapacaya.
Full-text: Anvacayashishta, Acayaka, Anvacaya, Acava, Anvacita, Apacaya, Acayagamin, Upacaya, Sancaya, Cadha.
Search found 5 books and stories containing Acaya, Ācaya, A-caya, Ā-caya; (plurals include: Acayas, Ācayas, cayas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Vipassana Dipani (by Mahathera Ledi Sayadaw)
Garga Samhita (English) (by Danavir Goswami)
Verse 5.14.13 < [Chapter 14 - The Meeting of King Nanda and Uddhava]
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Part 2 - Story of Ānanda the Wealthy Merchant < [Chapter 34c - The Buddha’s Nineteenth Vassa also at Cāliya Hill]
The Buddhist Teaching on Physical Phenomena (by Nina van Gorkom)
Bodhisattvacharyavatara (by Andreas Kretschmar)
Translator’s Introduction < [Introduction Text]