Aprapti, Aprāpti: 9 definitions



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In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Aprāpti (अप्राप्ति).—(i) non-occurrence for nonrealization of a grammatical operation or rule-अप्रतिषेधः (apratiṣedhaḥ) M. Bh. on I.1.56 Vārt. 8; (2) prohibition of the occurrence of a rule or operation, cf. अप्राप्तेर्वा । अथवानन्तरा या प्राप्तिः सा प्रतिषिध्यते (aprāptervā | athavānantarā yā prāptiḥ sā pratiṣidhyate) M. Bh. on I.I.43, I.1.63.

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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

General definition (in Buddhism)

Source: Wisdom Library: Dharma-samgraha

Aprāpti (अप्राप्ति, “non-occurrence”) refers to one of the thirteen “conditions” (saṃskāra) that are “unassociated with mind” (citta-viprayukta) as defined in the Dharma-saṃgraha (section 30). The Dharma-samgraha (Dharmasangraha) is an extensive glossary of Buddhist technical terms in Sanskrit (e.g., aprāpti). The work is attributed to Nagarjuna who lived around the 2nd century A.D.

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Aprāpti (अप्राप्ति).—f.

1) Non-acquisition; तदप्राप्तिमहादुःखविलीनाशेषपातका (tadaprāptimahāduḥkhavilīnāśeṣapātakā) K. P.4.

2) Not being proved or established by a rule before; विधिरत्यन्तमप्राप्तौ नियमः पाक्षिके सति (vidhiratyantamaprāptau niyamaḥ pākṣike sati) Mīm.

3) Not taking place or occurring.

4) Not being applicable = अनुपपत्ति (anupapatti) q. v.

Derivable forms: aprāptiḥ (अप्राप्तिः).

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

Aprāpti (अप्राप्ति).—f.

(-ptiḥ) Non-attainment, non-acquisition. E. a neg. prāpti acquisition.

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

Aprāpti (अप्राप्ति).—f. 1. non-attainment. 2. not taking place. 3. not being justified. Akarmaprāpti, i. e. a

Aprāpti is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms a and prāpti (प्राप्ति).

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

Aprāpti (अप्राप्ति):—[=a-prāpti] [from a-prāpta] f. non-attainment, non-acquisition.

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

Aprāpti (अप्राप्ति):—[tatpurusha compound] f.

(-ptiḥ) 1) Non-attainment, non-acquisition; e. g. a quot. in the Kāvyaprak.: tadaprāptimahāduḥkhavilīnāśeṣapātakā…cintayantī jagatsūtim &c.

2) The not taking place, the not occurring; e. g. in the Vedānta Sūtra: pratisaṃkhyāpratisaṃkhyānirodhāprāptiravicchedāt (Śaṅkara: aprāptirasaṃbhava ityarthaḥ); or in the Sāṅkhya Sūtra: nāprāptaprakāśakatvamindriyāṇāmaprāpteḥ sarvaprāptervā.

3) The not being justified or established by a rule, injunction, the not being authorized &c.; e. g. in a Vārttika to Pāṇini: yūni cāntarhiteprāptiḥ, or grāmaṇiputrādiṣvaprāptiḥ, or itve kagrahaṇaṃ saṃghātagrahaṇaṃ cedetikāsvaprāptiḥ; or in an Adhikar. or Mādhava: yathā deśakālakartṛdravyāṇāṃ pakṣeprāptau niyamo vihitaḥ . evamavaghāto pi…niyamyate, or laukikāgnau hotuṃ pustakapāṭhenādhigantuṃ ca śakyatvenādhānopanayanayorakalpane brāhmaṇādīnāmaprāpteḥ &c. Compare aprāptatva. E. a neg. and prāpti.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

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

Aprāpti (अप्राप्ति):—f. das Nichtzutreffen [Kātyāyana’s Śrautasūtra 9,13,25.]

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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

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Aprāpti (अप्राप्ति):—(nf) non-attainment; non-acquisition.

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