Apagama: 12 definitions


Apagama means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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 dictionary

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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

apagama : (m.) moving aside; disappearance.

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

Apagama, (Sk. apagama) going away, disappearance Sdhp.508. (Page 50)

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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

Apagama (अपगम).—

1) Going away or off, departure, separation; समागमाः सापगमाः (samāgamāḥ sāpagamāḥ) H.4.65.

2) Falling off, going away, removal, disappearance; निमित्तमुद्दिश्य हि यः प्रकुप्यति ध्रुवं स तस्यापगमे प्रसीदति (nimittamuddiśya hi yaḥ prakupyati dhruvaṃ sa tasyāpagame prasīdati) || Pañcatantra (Bombay) 1.283; त्वत्संरोधा- पगमविशदैश्चन्द्रपादैः (tvatsaṃrodhā- pagamaviśadaiścandrapādaiḥ) Meghadūta 72; पुराणपत्रापगमादनन्तरम् (purāṇapatrāpagamādanantaram) R.3.7; lapse, passing away; कतिपयदिवसापगमे (katipayadivasāpagame) K.66,193.

3) Death, decease.

Derivable forms: apagamaḥ (अपगमः).

See also (synonyms): apagamana.

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

Apagama (अपगम).—m.

(-maḥ) Departure, separation, death. E. apa, and gama to go, affix ac.

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

Apagama (अपगम).—[apa-gam + a], m. 1. Going away, [Meghadūta, (ed. Gildemeister.)] 71. 2. Separation, Böhtl. Ind. Spr. 643. 3. Passing away (of time), [Kathāsaritsāgara, (ed. Brockhaus.)] 21, 147.

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

Apagama (अपगम).—[masculine] gamana [neuter] going away, flying, disappearing.

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

1) Apagama (अपगम):—[=apa-gama] [from apa-gam] m. going away

2) [v.s. ...] giving way

3) [v.s. ...] departure, death.

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

Apagama (अपगम):—[tatpurusha compound] m.

(-maḥ) Going off, passing away, departure; literally and metaphorically. E. gam with apa, kṛt aff. ap.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Apagama (अपगम) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Avagama.

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Apagama in German

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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

Apagama (ಅಪಗಮ):—

1) [noun] the act of going away or far.

2) [noun] separation (esp. of lovers).

3) [noun] permanent ending of all life in a person; death.

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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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