Mahavastu [sanskrit verses and english]

by Émile Senart | 1882 | 56,574 words

This is the Sanskrit Mahavastu: a lengthy work on Buddhist teachings and narratives belonging to the school of early Buddhism (Mahasanghika). This edition only includes those metrical verses occuring in the various stories and Jatakas, as well as the corresponding English translation by J. J. Jones.

Verse 6.9

पंचदश बुद्धसहस्राणि प्रतापनामकानां सुगतानां।
पंचदश च सहस्राणि आदित्यनामधेयानां ॥ ९ ॥

paṃcadaśa buddhasahasrāṇi pratāpanāmakānāṃ sugatānāṃ|
paṃcadaśa ca sahasrāṇi ādityanāmadheyānāṃ || 9 ||

Fifteen thousand Sugatas named Pratapa, and fifteen thousand named Aditya. (9)

English translation by J. J. Jones (1949) Read online

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (6.9). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Pancadasha, Pancadashan, Buddha, Sahasra, Pratapana, Aka, Sugata, Adityanaman, Dheya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahavastu Verse 6.9). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “paṃcadaśa buddhasahasrāṇi pratāpanāmakānāṃ sugatānāṃ
  • pañcadaśa -
  • pañcadaśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pañcadaśa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pañcadaśan (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    pañcadaśan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • buddha -
  • buddha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    buddha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sahasrāṇi -
  • sahasra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • pratāpanām -
  • pratāpanā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • akānām -
  • aka (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • sugatānām -
  • sugata (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    sugata (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    sugatā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • Line 2: “paṃcadaśa ca sahasrāṇi ādityanāmadheyānāṃ
  • pañcadaśa -
  • pañcadaśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pañcadaśa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pañcadaśan (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    pañcadaśan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sahasrāṇi -
  • sahasra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • ādityanāma -
  • ādityanāman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • dheyānām -
  • dheya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    dheya (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    dheyā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
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