Lokuttara, Lokottara, Loka-uttara, Lokottarā: 23 definitions


Lokuttara means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, 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.

Lokuttara has 21 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Lokottar.

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[«previous next»] — Lokuttara in Sanskrit glossary

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

Lokottara (लोकोत्तर):—adj. (f. ā) über das Alltägliche hinausgehend, ungewöhnlich, ausserordentlich (Gegens. laukika, sārvalaukika): dharma [Kathāsaritsāgara 27, 21.] [WASSILJEW 140.] hita [Rājataraṅgiṇī 1, 158.] svāmin [4, 333.] kula [426.] kiṃ na lokottaramabhūdbhūpateścakravarmaṇaḥ [5, 390.] vidyā [Oxforder Handschriften 154,b,] [Nalopākhyāna.1.] māsa [Weber’s Indische Studien 10, 298.] m. ein aussergewöhnlicher Mensch so v. a. ein Fürst [Spr. 2705.]

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

Lokottara (लोकोत्तर):——

1) Adj. (f. ā) über das Alltägliche hinausgehend , ungewöhnlich , ausserordentlich [Indische sprüche 7733.] Am Anf. eines Comp. als Adv. [Hemacandra's Pariśiṣṭaparvan 1,205.] —

2) m. ein ungewöhnlicher Mensch.

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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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