Ahuneyya, Āhuṇeyya, Āhuneyya: 2 definitions
Ahuneyya 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.
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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
āhuṇeyya : (adj.) worthy of adoration or offerings.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Āhuneyya, (adj.) (a grd. form. fr. ā + hu, cp. āhuti) sacrificial, worthy of offerings or of sacrifice, venerable, adorable, worshipful D.III, 5, 217 (aggi); A.II, 56, 70 (sāhuneyyaka), 145 sq. (id.); IV, 13, 41 (aggi); It.88 (+ pāhuneyya); Vv 6433 (cp. VvA.285). See def. at Vism.219 where expld. by “āhavanīya” and “āhavanaṃ arahati” deserving of offerings. (Page 117)
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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