Vipatha, Vipāṭha: 13 definitions

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Vipatha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, 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.

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

Vipatha (विपथ):—1. (2. vi + patha)

1) m. ( [Amarakoṣa][?) Nalopākhyāna (Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi]) Abweg [Amarakoṣa 2, 1, 17.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 984.] gatiṃ prayānti te [Mahābhārata 1, 1257.] satpathaṃ kathamutsṛjya yāsyāmi vipathaṃ pathaḥ [12, 13858.] vipathe sārthahīnā [Rāmāyaṇa 2, 66, 4.] vipathamāśritaḥ [3, 45, 7.] vipathāvapāta [Spr. 2522.] —

2) eine best. grosse Zahl [Vyutpatti oder Mahāvyutpatti 179.] [Mélanges asiatiques 4, 638.] — Vgl. vaipathika .

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Vipatha (विपथ):—2. (wie eben) m. n. ein für ungebahnten Weg tauglicher Wagen [Atharvavedasaṃhitā 15, 2, 1.] [Kātyāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 22, 4, 14.] [Pañcaviṃśabrāhmaṇa 17, 1, 14.] [LĀṬY. 8, 6, 9.] [ANUPADAS. 5, 4] in [Weber’s Indische Studien 1, 44, 1.] vā.au einen solchen Wagen ziehend [Atharvavedasaṃhitā 15, 2, 1.]

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Vipāṭha (विपाठ):—

1) m. eine Art Pfeil [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 2, 8, 52.] [Hārāvalī 5.] [Mahābhārata 1, 1552. 3, 15732. 4, 168. 1331. 1666. 1668] (fälschlich vipāṭa ed. Calc. an den zwei letzten Stellen). [5, 1865. 7, 1644.] [Rāmāyaṇa 6, 20, 27.] —

2) f. ā ein Frauenname [Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 75, 46.]

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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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