Apatti, Āpatti: 18 definitions



Apatti means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Aptti.

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

1) Āpatti (आपत्ति).—Production; resulting of something into another; change; cf दन्त्यस्य मूर्धन्यापत्तिः नतिः मूर्धन्यापत्तिः मूर्ध-न्यभावः (dantyasya mūrdhanyāpattiḥ natiḥ mūrdhanyāpattiḥ mūrdha-nyabhāvaḥ) V. Prāt. I. 42 and Uvaṭa's com. thereon; cf also यमापत्तिं (yamāpattiṃ) explained as यमभावं (yamabhāvaṃ) R. Pr. VI. 9.

2) Āpatti.—Modification; cf. आपद्यते श्वासतां नादतां वा (āpadyate śvāsatāṃ nādatāṃ vā) R.Pr.XIII.1.;

3) Āpatti.—Contingency, undesired result.

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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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In Buddhism

Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)

Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names

Apatti - A section of the Vinaya Pitaka, the fourth chapter of the Parivara. Vin.v.91ff.

Source: Dhamma Dana: Pali English Glossary

F (Arrival).


F Offence committed by a bhikkhu. Any breach of the vinaya is an apatti.

See also: The faults

Source: Journey to Nibbana: Patthana Dhama

Apatti means arrive the earliest.

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Theravāda is a major branch of Buddhism having the the Pali canon (tipitaka) as their canonical literature, which includes the vinaya-pitaka (monastic rules), the sutta-pitaka (Buddhist sermons) and the abhidhamma-pitaka (philosophy and psychology).

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Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

āpatti : (f.) getting into; an ecclesiastical offence.

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

Āpatti, (f.) (Sk. āpatti, fr. ā + pad, cp. apajjati & BSk. āpatti, e. g, Divy 330) an ecclesiastical offence (cp. Kvu trsl. 362 n. 1), Vin.I, 103 (°khandha), 164 (°ṃ paṭikaroti), 322 (°ṃ passati), 354 (avasesā & anavasesā); II, 2 sq. (°ṃ ropeti), 59, 60 (°pariyanta), 88 (°adhikaraṇa), 259 (°ṃ paṭikaroti); IV, 344; D.III, 212 (°kusalatā); A.I, 84 (id.), 87; II, 240 (°bhaya); Dhs.1330 sq. (cp. Dhs.trsl. 346). ‹-› anāpatti Vin.III, 35.

°vuṭṭhānatā forgiveness of an offence Vin.II, 250 (put before anāpatti). (Page 102)

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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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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

āpatti (आपत्ति).—f (S) corruptly āpata & āpatya f Distress, wretchedness, state of misery from want, sickness, or other cause: also misfortune or calamity. 2 (In comp.) Obtainment or acquisition. Ex. sukhāpatti, duḥkhāpatti, iṣṭāpatti, hitāpatti, aniṣṭā- patti, dōṣāpatti &c.

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

āpatti (आपत्ति).—f Distress, state of misery from want, sickness &c. (In compound) Obtaining or acquisition, as sukhāpatti, iṣṭāpatti.

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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 dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Āpatti (आपत्ति).—f. [ā-pad-ktin]

1) Turning or changing into, entering into any state or condition.

2) Obtaining, procuring, getting; स्थानापत्तेर्द्रव्येषु धर्मलाभः (sthānāpatterdravyeṣu dharmalābhaḥ) Kāty.

3) Misfortune, calamity, adversity; Y.3.42.

4) A fault, transgression.

5) Remonstrance, expostulation.

6) (In phil.) An undesirable conclusion or occurrence (aniṣṭaprasaṅga).

Derivable forms: āpattiḥ (आपत्तिः).

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

Āpatti (आपत्ति).—f. (= Pali and Sanskrit Lex. id.), sin (see also anāpatti, mūlāpatti): °tiḥ Mahāvyutpatti 9222; naiḥsargikāpattiḥ (so correctly Index and Mironov; see naiḥsargika) Mahāvyutpatti 9309; °tyā codayati, see this; duṣṭhulām (q.v.) āpattim [Prātimokṣasūtra des Sarvāstivādins] 504.1; abhīkṣṇāpatti-āpadyana-tā Kāśyapa Parivarta 119.2 state of constantly committing sins (compare abhīkṣṇāpattika); (bo- dhisattvasy)āpattir api veditavyā Bodhisattvabhūmi 160.11; °ty-ana- dhyācāra-vyutthāne Bodhisattvabhūmi 289.22; (see s.v. anadhyāpatti) Śatasāhasrikā-prajñāpāramitā 56.5; five groups of sins to which monks may be subject, Asaṅga (Mahāyāna-sūtrālaṃkāra) xi.4 commentary, see Lévi Transl. p. 100 n.1.

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Āpatti (आपत्ति) or Āpattika.—in [bahuvrīhi] [compound]; see an-ā°, abhīkṣṇāpattika, sāpattika.

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

Āpatti (आपत्ति).—f.

(-ttiḥ) 1. Misfortune, calamity. 2. Obtaining, procuring. 3. Fault, Transgression. 4. Remonstrance, expostulation. E. āṅ before pad to go, ktin aff.

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

Āpatti (आपत्ति).—i. e. ā-pad + ti, f. 1. Undergoing, obtaining. 2. Misfortune, [Lassen, Anthologia Sanskritica.] 30, 9.

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

Āpatti (आपत्ति).—[feminine] occurrence of, entering or changing into (—°); also = āpad.

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

1) Āpatti (आपत्ति):—[=ā-patti] [from ā-pad] f. happening, occurring

2) [v.s. ...] entering into a state or condition, entering into relationship with, changing into, [Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra; Atharvaveda-prātiśākhya] etc.

3) [v.s. ...] incurring, misfortune, calamity, [Yājñavalkya]

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

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

Āpatti (आपत्ति):—(ttiḥ) f. Misfortune; fault; obtaining; blaming.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Āpatti (आपत्ति):—(von pad mit ā) f.

1) das Eintreten in ein Verhältniss, Umwandlung in [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha 3, 250.] [Medinīkoṣa t. 95.] antasthāpattāvudāttasyānudātte kṣaipraḥ [Prātiśākha zum Atharvaveda 3, 57. 1, 68.] sthānāpatterdravyeṣu dharmalābhaḥ [Kātyāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 4, 3, 19. 23, 2, 17. 26, 4, 7.] itaretarabhāvāpatti [] in [Frid 152.] apramāṇatvāpatti [morgenländischen Gesellschaft 7, 300, Nalopākhyāna 4.] śrotā [Burnouf 291,] [Nalopākhyāna 3.] —

2) Unfall, Unglück, Noth (āpad) [Medinīkoṣa] [Yājñavalkya’s Gesetzbuch 3, 42.] āpattikāle [Vetālapañcaviṃśati 30, 9.] —

3) Fehler, Versehen (doṣa) [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha] — Vgl. arthāpatti .

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Āpatti (आपत्ति):—

1) yamāpatti [Prātiśākhya zum Ṛgveda 6, 9.] [Prātiśākhya zur Vājasaneyisaṃhitā 1, 42. 4, 146. 161.] [SARVADARŚANAS. 13, 1. 4. 7. 9. 25, 21.] Füge noch hinzu das Gerathen in.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Āpatti (आपत्ति):—f.

1) Eintritt eines Falles (im Comp. vorangehend) [The Sankhya Philosophy 1,22.50.113,5,9.6,19.] —

2) Uebergang — , das Gerathen — , Umwandlung in.

3) Unfall , Ungemach , Noth.

4) *Fehler , Versehen.

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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

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Āpatti (आपत्ति) [Also spelled aptti]:—(nf) objection; predicament; ~[kāle maryādā nāsti] necessity knows no law.

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