Adhivahana, Adhivāhana: 2 definitions
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Pali-English dictionarySource: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Adhivāhana, (nt.-adj.) (fr. adhi + vah) carrying, bringing, bearing Sn.79; f. °ī Th.1, 519. (Page 30)
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.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Adhivāhana (अधिवाहन).—Taking up, carrying over, conveying.
Derivable forms: adhivāhanam (अधिवाहनम्).
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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