Ante, Amte: 6 definitions


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In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Ante (अन्ते).—Affix of the pres. 3rd pers. pl. Ātm. substituted for the original affix झ (jha), e g. एधन्ते वर्तन्ते (edhante vartante).

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Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

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

Ante°, (pref.) (Sk. antaḥ, with change of —aḥ to —e, instead of the usual —o, prob. through interpreting it as Loc. of anta) near, inside, within; only in foll. cpds.: °pura (nt.) “inner town”, the king’s palace, esp. its inner apartments, i. e. harem (Sk. antaḥpura, cp. also P. antopura) Vin.I, 75, 269; A.V, 81; J.II, 125; IV, 472; Miln.1; PvA.23, 81, 280; °purikā harem woman DhsA.403; °vāsika one who lives in, i. e. lodges or lives with his master or teacher, a pupil Vin.I, 60; III, 25; S.I, 180; IV, 136; J.I, 166; II, 278; III, 83, 463; PvA.12; VvA.138; °vāsin = °vāsika Vin.III, 66; D.I, 1, 45, 74, 78, 88, 108, 157; M.III, 116; DA.I, 36. (Page 48)

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ante (अन्ते).—ind. (loc. of anta; oft. used adverbially)

1) In the end, at last, at length, lastly, finally.

2) Inside.

3) In the presence of, near, close by.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Ante (अन्ते).—adv. (= Pali id., Sanskrit antar), within (compare also next), contrasted with bahis; ante nidhiḥ bahir nidhiḥ etc. Mahāvastu ii.436.8—9, repeated 437.4 etc.

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

1) Ante (अन्ते):—[from anta] ind. [locative case] [case] in the end, at last

2) [v.s. ...] in the inside

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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 (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

Aṃte (ಅಂತೆ):—

1) [adverb] in that manner; like that; similar to that.

2) [adverb] in an easy manner; without doing any harm; easily; quietly.

3) [adverb] a term used to liken one thing which is different or dissimilar.

4) [adverb] ಅಂತೆಯೆ [amteye] anteye in the very same manner; similarly.

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Aṃte (ಅಂತೆ):—[adverb] (in narrating a thing which is not directly seen) 'it is said'; 'thus'.

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Aṃte (ಅಂತೆ):—[adverb] without a purpose, use or meaning; uselessly.

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Āṇte (ಆಣ್ತೆ):—[noun] an order; a command; a behest.

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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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