Agata, aka: Āgata; 6 Definition(s)


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Pali-English dictionary

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āgata : ((pp. of āgacchati), nt.) coming.

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

1) Agata:—not gone to, not frequented: °ṃ disaṃ (of Nibbāna) Dh.323; purisantaraṃ °ṃ mātugāmaṃ “a maid who has not been with a man” J.I, 290.

2) Āgata, (pp. of āgacchati) (1) come, arrived Miln.18 (°kāraṇa the reason of his coming); VvA.78 (°ṭṭhāna); PvA.81 (kiṃ āgat’attha why have you come here) come by, got attained (°-) A.II, 110 = Pug.48 (°visa); Mhvs XIV. 28 (°phala = anāgānuphala) —āgatāgatā (pl.) people coming & going, passers by, all comers PvA.39, 78, 129; VvA.190 (Ep. of saṅgha). —svāgata “wel-come”, greeted, hailed; nt. welcome, hail Th.2, 337; Pv IV.315, opp. durāgata not liked, unwelcome, A.II, 117, 143, 153; III, 163; Th.2, 337. — (2) come down, handed down (by memory, said of texts) D.I, 88; DhA.II, 35; KhA 229; VvA.30; āgatāgamo, one to whom the āgama, or the āgamas, have been handed down, Vin.I, 127, 337; II 8; IV, 158; A.II, 147; Miln.19, 21. — (3) anāgata not come yet, i. e. future; usually in combn. with atīta (past) & paccuppanna (present): see atīta and anāgata. (Page 94)

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

agāta (अगात) [or अगांत, agānta].—ad (agā or H) Early, rath--sown or ripening. Opp. to māgānta Late.

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agāta (अगात).—n ( H) The early grains.

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āgata (आगत).—p S Arrived, attained, reached, come.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

agāta (अगात).—ad Early–sown or ripening. n The early grains.

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āgata (आगत).—p Arrived, come.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Āgata (आगत).—p. p.

1) Come, arrived; मम साधर्म्यमागताः (mama sādharmyamāgatāḥ) Bg. 14.2.

2) Occurred, happened. विज्ञाप्यं तु ममैतद्धि यद्वदाम्या गतस्पृहः (vijñāpyaṃ tu mamaitaddhi yadvadāmyā gataspṛhaḥ) Rām.7.36.54; Ms.2.152.

3) Obtained, got; न्यायागतधनम् (nyāyāgatadhanam) Y.3.25; °साध्वस (sādhvasa) afraid; °क्षोभ (kṣobha) perplexed; अन्वय° (anvaya°) hereditary; °मन्यु (manyu) angry; °विस्मय (vismaya) surprised.

4) Reduced to, fallen into (a particular state); दासत्वम्, पञ्चत्वम्, संदेहम्, विस्मयम् (dāsatvam, pañcatvam, saṃdeham, vismayam) &c.

5) Living or residing in.

-tam 1 Coming, arrival; कथं नु खल्वद्य भवेत्सुगतम् (kathaṃ nu khalvadya bhavetsugatam) Rām. 5.41.8; Bg.9.21.

2) Occurrence, event.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Āgata (आगत).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Arrived, come. 2. Received, obtained. 3. Living or residing in. E. āṅ before gam to go, kta aff.

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