Agacchati, Āgacchati: 3 definitions
Agacchati 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Agachchhati.
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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
āgacchati : (ā + gam + a) comes to; approaches.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Āgacchati, (ā + gacchati, gam) to come to or towards, approach, go back, arive etc.
I. Forms (same arrangement as under gacchati): (1) √gacch: pres. āgacchati D.I, 161; J.II, 153; Pv IV.151; fut. āgacchissati J.III, 53; aor. āgacchi Pv.II, 133; PvA.64. — (2) √gam: aor. āgamāsi PvA.81, āgamā D.I, 108; J.III, 128, and pl. āgamiṃsu J.I, 118; fut. āgamissati VvA.3; PvA.122; ger. āgamma (q. v.) & āgantvā J.I, 151; Miln.14; Caus. āgameti (q. v.). — (3) √gā: aor. āgā Sn.841; Pv.I, 123 (= āgacchi PvA.64). — pp. āgata (q. v.).
II. Mcanings: (1) to come to, approach, arrive D.I, 108; Pv.I, 113; II, 133; Miln.14; to return, to come back (cp. āgata) PvA.81, 122. — (2) to come into, to result, deserve (cp. āgama2) D.I, 161 (gārayhaṃ ṭhānaṃ deserve blame, come to be blamed); Pv IV.151 (get to, be a profit to = upakappati PvA.241). — (3) to come by, to come out to (be understood as), to refer or be referred to, to be meant or understood (cp. āgata 3 & āgama 3) J.I, 118 (tīṇi piṭakāni āgamiṃsu); SnA 321; VvA.3. See also āgamma. (Page 94)
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 dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Āgacchati (आगच्छति).—(compare āgama, āgamayati), (1) is recorded, is handed down by tradition: Lalitavistara 39.15 yathā brāhmaṇānāṃ mantravedaśāstrapāṭheṣv āgacchati, tādṛśenaiva rūpeṇa etc.; 105.8 yathā hy asmākaṃ…mantravedaśāstreṣv āgacchati, nārhati…kumāro 'gāram adhyāvasitum; (2) seeks, hunts for: Avadāna-śataka ii.150.5 paścācchramaṇam (q.v.) āgacchati na ca pratilabhate, seeks…and does not find.
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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Ends with: Abhisamagacchati, Adhyagacchati, Adhyavagacchati, Ajjhupagacchati, Antaragacchati, Anupagacchati, Anvagacchati, Apagacchati, Avagacchati, Paccagacchati, Pratyagacchati, Samagacchati, Samudagacchati, Samupagacchati, Udagacchati, Upagacchati, Vasam-upagacchati, Vyapagacchati.
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A Manual of Abhidhamma (by Nārada Thera)
Mind-door Thought-Process < [Chapter IV - Analysis of Thought-Processes]
Thought-Processes < [Chapter IV - Analysis of Thought-Processes]
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Appendix 9 - The three truths of the Brāhmaṇas (brāhmaṇa-satya) < [Chapter XLI - The Eighteen Special Attributes of the Buddha]
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A Correct Vision (by Venerable Professor Dhammavihari)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 1 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
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