Vicintya: 8 definitions


Vicintya means something in Buddhism, Pali, 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.

Vicintya has 7 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Vichintya.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Vicintya (विचिन्त्य):—(wie eben) adj. in Betracht zu ziehen [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 5, 17. 25, 1. 44, 18. 96, 13.] zu beobachten [89, 18.] woran man denken muss: hṛdi [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 10, 69, 18.] worauf man seine Gedanken, seine Sorge zu richten hat: kimatra vicintyam [Prabodhacandrodaja 84, 3.] auszudenken, ausfindig zu machen: abhyupāya [Daśakumāracarita 79, 8.] a auf den man keine Aufmerksamkeit richten kann, unhütbar, ohne alle Aufsicht seiend: hayadvipā (ayantrita die andere Rec.) [Rāmāyaṇa Gorresio 2, 96, 22.] — Vgl. durvicintya .

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Vicintya (विचिन्त्य):—bedenklich, fraglich [VĀMANA 5, 2, 48.]

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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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