Abhuta, Abhūta: 11 definitions



Abhuta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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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Pali-English dictionary

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

abhūta : (adj.) not real; false. (nt.), falsehood.

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Abhūta, (adj.) (a + bhūta) not real, false, not true, usually as nt. °ṃ falsehood, lie, deceit Sn.387; It.37; Instr. abhūtena falsely D.I, 161.

—vādin one who speaks falsely or tells lies Sn.661 = Dh.306 = It.42; expld. as “ariy’ûpavāda-vasena alika —vādin” SnA 478; as “tucchena paraṃ abhācikkhanto” DhA.III, 477. (Page 72)

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Abhūta (अभूत).—a. Non-existent, what is not or has not been; not true or real, false; स्तुवन्ति श्रान्तास्याः क्षितिपतिमभूतैरपि गुणैः (stuvanti śrāntāsyāḥ kṣitipatimabhūtairapi guṇaiḥ) Mu.3.16, Ki.14.19; Rām. 5.14.34.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Abhūta (अभूत).—(a-bhūta), adj. (neg. of bhūta, q.v.; rare in Sanskrit in this sense), not true, false: Udānavarga viii.1 abhūta-vādī(r) speaking falsehood; Suvarṇabhāsottamasūtra 58.1; Karmavibhaṅga (and Karmavibhaṅgopadeśa) 44.12; Bhikṣuṇī-karmavācanā 16a.2; Jātakamālā 116.3; Mahāvastu i.36.13 (abrahmacaryavāda); 44.13 (abhyākhyāna, q.v.).

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

Abhūta (अभूत).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) Non-existent, absent, what is not or has not been. E. a neg. bhūta been.

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

Abhūta (अभूत).—[adjective] not having been; pūrva — before.

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

1) Abhūta (अभूत):—[=a-bhūta] [from a-bhuva] mfn. whatever has not been or happened.

2) Ābhūta (आभूत):—[=ā-bhūta] [from ā-bhū] mfn. produced, existing.

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

Abhūta (अभूत):—[tatpurusha compound] m. f. n.

(-taḥ-tā-tam) Non-existent, what is not or has not been; e. g. Kaṇāda Sūtras: virodhyabhūtamabhūtasya .. (Śaṅk. Upask.: abhūtaṃ varṣaṃ bhūtasya vāyvabhrasaṃyogasya liṅgam . evaṃ sphoṭādervirodhī mantrapāṭhaḥ . tathā cābhūtamanutpannaṃ sphoṭādibhūtasya mantrapāṭhasya liṅgam . virodhiliṅgasyodāharaṇāntaramāha) .. bhūtamabhūtasya .. (Śaṅk. Upask.: bhūtaṃ sphoṭādikamabhūtasya mantrapāṭhasya liṅgam . evaṃ bhūto vāyvabhrasaṃyogobhūtasya varṣasya liṅgam . evaṃ bhūto dāhobhūtasya manyādisamavadhānasya liṅgam &c.); or Yāska: kastadveda yadabhūtamidamapītaradadbhutam. Comp. the following articles. E. a neg. and bhūta.

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

Abhūta (अभूत):—[a-bhūta] (taḥ-tā-taṃ) a. Non-existent.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Abhūta (अभूत) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Ahūva, Ābhūa, Āhūa.

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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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