Anupapatti: 5 definitions


Anupapatti means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

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Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Anupapatti (अनुपपत्ति).—Discord, absence of validity, incorrect interpretation; cf.प्रथमानुपप-त्तिस्तु (prathamānupapa-ttistu) M.Bh on I.4.9.

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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

Marathi-English dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

anupapatti (अनुपपत्ति).—f S pop. anupata f Absence of the means of subsistence; adversity, penury, want. 2 Inconclusive argumentation; non-establishment (of a position).

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

anupapatti (अनुपपत्ति).—f Inconclusive reasoning.

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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

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Anupapatti (अनुपपत्ति).—f.

1) Failure, failing to be; लक्षणा शक्यसंबन्धस्तात्पर्यानुपपत्तितः (lakṣaṇā śakyasaṃbandhastātparyānupapattitaḥ) Bhāṣā. P.82 (tātparya° being the failure of the meaning aimed at, or of any connected meaning).

2) Inapplicability, not being applicable.

3) Inconclusive reasoning; absence of reasonable grounds (yuttayabhāva);

4) Penury, adversity.

Derivable forms: anupapattiḥ (अनुपपत्तिः).

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

Anupapatti (अनुपपत्ति).—f.

(-ttiḥ) 1. Not supporting an assertion by good argument, inconclusive argumentation. 2. Non-completion, not effecting or accomplishing, failure. E. an neg. upapatti demonstration.

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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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