Mahapatakin, Mahāpātakin: 6 definitions


Mahapatakin means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Mahapatakin in Sanskrit glossary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Mahāpātakin (महापातकिन्):—(von mahāpātaka) adj. der ein schweres Verbrechen begangen hat [Manu’s Gesetzbuch.9,235. 243. 11,107. 239. 12,54.] [Yājñavalkya’s Gesetzbuch.2,73.3,206. 227.] [ŚĀṆḌ. 82.] [PAÑCAR.1,10,76.] [Oxforder Handschriften 12,b,11.] — Vgl. pātakin .

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

Mahāpātakin (महापातकिन्):—Adj. der ein schweres Verbrechen begangen hat.

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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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