Japin, Japi, Jāpī: 9 definitions


Japin means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi, biology. 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.

Japin has 7 English definitions available.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Japin (जपिन्):—(von jap oder japa) adj. leise Gebete hersagend [Yājñavalkya’s Gesetzbuch 3, 286.]

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Jāpin (जापिन्):—(von jap) adj. am Ende eines comp. flüsternd hersagend: rudra [Yājñavalkya’s Gesetzbuch 3, 304.] sahasraśīrṣā [305.]

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Jāpin (जापिन्):—[Kathāsaritsāgara 62, 97. 64, 82.]

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

Japin (जपिन्):—Adj. leise Gebete hersagend.

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Jāpin (जापिन्):—Adj. flüsternd hersagend.

context information

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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