Pippala, Pippalā: 24 definitions


Pippala means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit, 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.

Pippala has 22 English definitions available.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Pippala (पिप्पल):—

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

Pippala (पिप्पल):——

1) m. — a) Ficus religiosa. — b) *ein best. Vogel. — c) *Brustwarze. — d) * = niraṃśuka oder niraṃśula — e) Pl. eine best. Schule des [Atharvaveda] Richtig wohl pippalāda — f) Nomen proprium eines Sohnes des Mitra. —

2) f. ā Nomen proprium eines Flusses. —

3) f. ī — a) Beere. — b) Piper longum , die Pflanze und das Korn [Rājan 6,11.MAT.] med. 242. —

4) n. pippala — a) Beere , insbes. die der Ficus religiosa. — b) sinnliche Freuden [Indische sprüche 7749.] — c) *Wasser. — d) * = vastracchedabheda.

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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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