Acci; 2 Definition(s)


Acci means something in 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.

Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

acci : (f.) flame.

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

Acci, & (in verse) accī (f.) (Vedic arci m. & arcis nt. & f. to ṛc, cp. accati) a ray of light, a beam, flame S.IV, 290 (spelt acchi), 399; A.IV, 103; V, 9; Sn.1074 (vuccati jālasikhā Nd2 11); J.V, 213; Miln.40; ThA.154 (dīp’); Sdhp.250. (Page 8)

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Pali book cover
context information

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.

Discover the meaning of acci in the context of Pali from relevant books on Exotic India

Relevant definitions

Search found 15 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:

Acci-bandha, (adj.) (= accibaddha?) at Vin.I, 287 is expld. by Bdhgh as caturassa-kedāra-baddha...
Jala (जल).—mfn. (-laḥ-lā-laṃ) Cold stupid, apathetic, idiotic, &c. n. (-laṃ) 1. Water. 2. A...
Dīpa (दीप) refers to the “offering of a lamp”, representing one of the various services (upacār...
Paṭṭa (पट्ट).—(once in Sanskrit, pw, and not found elsewhere; error for Sanskrit paṭṭana ?), ci...
Nibbāna, (nt.).—I. Etymology. Although nir+vā “to blow”. (cp. BSk. nirvāṇa) is already...
Accha (अच्छ).—a. [na chayati dṛṣṭim; cho-ka. na. ta., nirmale hi vastuni dṛṣṭiḥ prasarati na tu...
Acchi, at S.IV, 290 is faulty spelling for acci (q. v.). (Page 9)
Nibbana Sutta
Nibbāna, (nt.).—I. Etymology. Although nir+vā “to blow”. (cp. BSk. nirvāṇa) is already in use i...
Dipa Sutta
1) Dīpa, 3 (cp. Sk. dvīpa tiger’s skin) a car covered with a panther’s skin J.I, 259; V, 259=V...
Nibbuta, (adj.) (Nibbuta represents Sk. nirvṛta (e.g. AvŚ I. 48) as well as nivṛta, both pp. of...
A Naga princess, daughter of Dhatarattha, the Naga king. She was half sister to the Bodhisa...
1) Patta, 4 at Dpvs XI. 18 for pattin or pattika, foot-man, infantry. (Page 406)2) Patta, 3 (pp...
Accikā, (f.) (fr. acci) a flame M.I, 74; S.II, 99. (Page 8)
Accimant, (adj.) (fr. acci, cp. Vedic arcimant & arciṣmant) flaming, glowing, fiery; brilliant...
Acc-, 1. a + c°, e. g. accuta = a + cuta. — 2. Assimilation group of (a) ati + vowel; (b) c + ...

Relevant text

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: