Acaradipa, Ācāradīpa, Acara-dipa: 4 definitions


Acaradipa means something in 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Acharadipa.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ācāradīpa (आचारदीप).—[ācārārthaḥ nīrājanārtho dīpaḥ]

1) 'a lamp of religious customs', title of a work.

2) a lamp waved about a person as a formality and token of auspiciousness.

Derivable forms: ācāradīpaḥ (आचारदीपः).

Ācāradīpa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ācāra and dīpa (दीप).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Ācāradīpa (आचारदीप) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—by Kamalākara. Oxf. 277^b. Bp. 52. 295. 353.
—by Nāgadeva. Divided into āhnika. W. p. 311. L. 138. B. 3, 66. NW. 76. Rice. 194. Peters. 3, 386. Compare Nāgadevāhnika. Kh. 59. Quoted by Nīlakaṇṭha in Ācāramayūkha.

Ācāradīpa has the following synonyms: Ācārapradīpa.

2) Ācāradīpa (आचारदीप):—by Nāgadeva. add Io. 1251. 2324. Bhr. 85.

3) Ācāradīpa (आचारदीप):—Oudh. Xx, 180.
—by Nāgadeva. Peters. 4, 5. Rgb. 192. 193.

4) Ācāradīpa (आचारदीप):—[anonymous] Peters. 5, 80.
—or Ācārapradīpa by Nāgadeva. As p. 16. Bd. 234. Peters. 5, 79. 6, 56.

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

Ācāradīpa (आचारदीप):—[=ā-cāra-dīpa] [from ā-cāra > ā-car] m. ‘lamp of religious customs’, Name of a work.

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Acaradipa in German

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