Aparyapta, Aparyāpta: 11 definitions


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Alternative spellings of this word include Aparyapt.

In Jainism

General definition (in Jainism)

[«previous next»] — Aparyapta in Jainism glossary
Source: Encyclopedia of Jainism: Tattvartha Sutra 8: Bondage of karmas

Aparyāpta (अपर्याप्त, “incompletion”) or Aparyāpti refers to one of the various kinds of Nāma, or “physique-making (karmas)”, which represents one of the eight types of Prakṛti-bandha (species bondage): one of the four kinds of bondage (bandha) according to the 2nd-century Tattvārthasūtra chapter 8. What is meant by incompletion (aparyāpta) body-making karma? The rise of which causes incomplete development of all body organs is called incomplete development body-making karma.

The opposite-pair of aparyāpta (incompletion) is paryāpti (completeness).

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Jainism is an Indian religion of Dharma whose doctrine revolves around harmlessness (ahimsa) towards every living being. The two major branches (Digambara and Svetambara) of Jainism stimulate self-control (or, shramana, ‘self-reliance’) and spiritual development through a path of peace for the soul to progess to the ultimate goal.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Aparyapta in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Aparyāpta (अपर्याप्त).—a.

1) Not sufficient or enough, incomplete, insufficient.

2) Unlimited.

3) Unable (to do its work), incompetent; अपर्याप्तं तदस्माकं बलं भीष्माभिरक्षितम् (aparyāptaṃ tadasmākaṃ balaṃ bhīṣmābhirakṣitam) Bhagavadgītā (Bombay) 1.1.

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

Aparyāpta (अपर्याप्त) or Aparyyāpta.—mfn.

(-ptaḥ-ptā-ptaṃ) 1. Unlimited, unbounded. 2. Incompetent, unable, insufficient. 3. Incomplete, not enough. E. a neg. paryāpta extended.

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

Aparyāpta (अपर्याप्त).—[adjective] insufficient, unable.

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

1) Aparyāpta (अपर्याप्त):—[=a-paryāpta] mfn. (√āp), incomplete

2) [v.s. ...] unable, incompetent, insufficient

3) [v.s. ...] not enough

4) [v.s. ...] unlimited, unbounded, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Aparyāpta (अपर्याप्त):—[tatpurusha compound] m. f. n.

(-ptaḥ-ptā-ptam) 1) Incomplete, in-sufficient (&c. the reverse of paryāpta); e. g. athāprakarṣitaṃ tadbandhakaṃ vṛddhayepyaparyāptaṃ tadā sāmakaṃ datvāpi bandhaṃ labhetādhamarṇaḥ &c.

2) Unable, incompetent; e. g. aparyāptaṃ tadasmākaṃ balaṃ bhīṣmābhirakṣitam .. E. a neg. and paryāpta.

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

Aparyāpta (अपर्याप्त):—[a-paryāpta] (ptaḥ-ptā-ptaṃ) a. Unbounded; incompetent; incomplete.

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

Aparyāpta (अपर्याप्त) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Apajjatta, Apajjattaga.

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Aparyapta 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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Hindi dictionary

[«previous next»] — Aparyapta in Hindi glossary
Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Aparyāpta (अपर्याप्त) [Also spelled aparyapt]:—(a) inadequate, insufficient; hence ~[] (nf).

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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Aparyapta in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Aparyāpta (ಅಪರ್ಯಾಪ್ತ):—

1) [adjective] not filled to capacity.

2) [adjective] (chem.) unsaturated a) designating or of a compound in which some element possesses the capacity of combining further with other elements b) designating or of a solution that is not in equilibrium with the undissolved solute; c) designating an organic compound with a double or triple bond that links two atoms, usu. of carbon.

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Aparyāpta (ಅಪರ್ಯಾಪ್ತ):—

1) [noun] that which cannot comprehend, enclose more.

2) [noun] (Jain.) the condition of not having or abstention from having, sufficient things (as food, etc.) which is otherwise required for getting one’s usual energy.

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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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