Apihita: 7 definitions


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

Apihita, (pp. of apidahati) covered J.IV, 4. (Page 55)

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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

Apihita (अपिहित).—p. p.

1) Shut, closed, covered, concealed (fig. also); बाष्पापिहित (bāṣpāpihita) covered with tears.

2) Not concealed, plain, clear; अर्थो गिरामपिहितः पिहितश्च किंचित्, सत्यं चकास्ति मरहट्टवधूस्तनाभः (artho girāmapihitaḥ pihitaśca kiṃcit, satyaṃ cakāsti marahaṭṭavadhūstanābhaḥ) Subhāṣ.

-tam adv. Visibly, openly; भुजङ्गवृन्दापिहितात्तवातम् (bhujaṅgavṛndāpihitāttavātam) Bu. Ch.I.44.

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

Apihita (अपिहित).—[adjective] covered, concealed; checked, restrained.

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

1) Apihita (अपिहित):—[=api-hita] [from api-dhā] a mfn. put to, placed into, [Ṛg-veda]

2) [v.s. ...] shut, covered, concealed, [Ṛg-veda etc.] (cf. pi-hita)

3) [=api-hita] b etc. See api-√dha.

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

Apihita (अपिहित):—[tatpurusha compound] m. f. n.

(-taḥ-tā-tam) Covered, concealed; lit. and figur.; e. g. vāspenāpihitā rājñī nottaraṃ kiṃcidabravīt ‘the queen covered with, i. e. overpowered by, tears did not give any reply’. Also pihita. E. dhā with api, kṛt aff. kta.

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Apihita 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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