Anapta, Anāpta: 9 definitions


Anapta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Anapta (अनप्त).—a. Ved. [न आप्तः, वेदे पृषो° ह्रस्वः (na āptaḥ, vede pṛṣo° hrasvaḥ)]

1) Not seized or overcome by the enemy (śatrubhiranāpta);

2) not watery (?) अनप्तमप्सु दुष्टरं सोमं पवित्रे आ सृज (anaptamapsu duṣṭaraṃ somaṃ pavitre ā sṛja) Ṛgveda 9.16.3.

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Anāpta (अनाप्त).—a.

1) Not obtained.

2) Not reaching or attaining, unsuccessful in the attempt to get.

3) Unfit, not apt, unskilful; युग्यस्थाः प्राजकेऽनाप्ते सर्वे दण्ड्याः शतं शतम् (yugyasthāḥ prājake'nāpte sarve daṇḍyāḥ śataṃ śatam) Ms. 8.294.

-ptaḥ A stranger.

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

Anāpta (अनाप्त).—mfn.

(-ptaḥ-ptā-ptaṃ) 1. Unskilful, unapt. 2. Uneffected, unobtained. E. an neg. āta fit.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Anāpta (अनाप्त).—[adjective] not reaching or reached, not obtained or obtainable, unskilful, unapt.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Anapta (अनप्त):—[=an-apta] mfn. not watery, [Ṛg-veda ix, 16, 3.]

2) Anāpta (अनाप्त):—[=an-āpta] mfn. unattained, unobtained, [Ṛg-veda i, 100, 2, etc.], unsuccessful in the effort to attain or obtain

3) [v.s. ...] not apt, unfit, [Manu-smṛti viii, 294]

4) [v.s. ...] m. a stranger.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Anāpta (अनाप्त):—[tatpurusha compound] m. f. n.

(-ptaḥ-ptā-ptam) 1) Not obtained, not gained.

2) Not having obtained, not having attained.

3) Unskilful, unapt. E. a neg. and āpta.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Anāpta (अनाप्त):—[anā+pta] (ptaḥ-ptāḥ-ptaṃ) a. Unobtained.

2) (ptaḥ) 1. m. A stranger.

[Sanskrit to German]

Anapta in German

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Anāpta (ಅನಾಪ್ತ):—

1) [adjective] not obtained; not got; unattained.

2) [adjective] unfit; not apt.

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Anāpta (ಅನಾಪ್ತ):—

1) [noun] he who is not familiar or friendly; a stranger.

2) [noun] a man who cannot be trusted.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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