Abhakti: 7 definitions


Abhakti means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

abhakti (अभक्ति).—f (S) Aversion, disrelish, dislike. 2 Want of faith in or reverence for; incredulity, unbelief.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

abhakti (अभक्ति).—f Dislike; aversion. Want of reverence for or faith in, incredulity, unbelief.

context information

Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Abhakti (अभक्ति).—f.

1) Want of devotion or attachment.

2) Unbelief, incredulity.

Derivable forms: abhaktiḥ (अभक्तिः).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhakti (अभक्ति).—f.

(-ktiḥ) Incredulity, unbelief, want of devotion to. E. a neg. bhakti faith.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhakti (अभक्ति):—[=a-bhakti] [from a-bhakta] f. want of devotion to, want of faith.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhakti (अभक्ति):—[tatpurusha compound] f.

(-ktiḥ) 1) Want of devotion to, of attach-ment.

2) Incredulity, unbelief. E. a neg. and bhakti.

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Abhakti (ಅಭಕ್ತಿ):—[noun] disbelief in god; want of devotion; impiety.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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