Apratipatti, Aprātipatti: 9 definitions


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In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

[«previous next»] — Apratipatti in Vyakarana glossary
Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Aprātipatti (अप्रातिपत्ति).—(l) impossibility to obtain the correct form; (2) absence or want of apprehension, cf शब्दानां चाप्रतिपत्तिः प्राप्नोति (śabdānāṃ cāpratipattiḥ prāpnoti) M. Bh. on I.1.1, I.1.44 Vārt. 8.

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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 Jainism

Jain philosophy

Source: archive.org: Anekanta Jaya Pataka of Haribhadra Suri

Apratipatti (अप्रतिपत्ति) refers to one of the “faults” (doṣa) mentioned in Vidyānanda’s Aṣṭaśatī.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

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

Apratipatti (अप्रतिपत्ति).—f.

1) Non-performance, non-acceptance.

2) Neglect, omission, disregard.

3) Want of understanding.

4) Absence of determination (what to do), perplexity; °विह्वल (vihvala) &c. K.159; (apratipattirjaḍatā syādiṣṭāni- ṣṭadarśanaśrutibhiḥ; °ttisādhvasajaḍā K.24; yayuḥ kṣaṇādapratipattimūḍhatām Kirātārjunīya 14.43.

5) (Hence) absence of mind or ready wit (sphūrtyabhāva); उत्तरस्याप्रतिपत्तिरप्रतिभा (uttarasyāpratipattirapratibhā) Gaut. S.

Derivable forms: apratipattiḥ (अप्रतिपत्तिः).

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

Apratipatti (अप्रतिपत्ति).—f.

(-ttiḥ) 1. Non-ascertainment. 2. Non-performance, failure, 3. Neglecting, disregard. E. a neg. pratipatti effecting.

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

Apratipatti (अप्रतिपत्ति).—[feminine] non-perception; irresolution.

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

1) Apratipatti (अप्रतिपत्ति):—[=a-pratipatti] f. non-ascertainment

2) [v.s. ...] not understanding, [Nyāya]

3) [v.s. ...] the state of being undecided or confused, [Sāhitya-darpaṇa etc.]

4) [v.s. ...] non-performance, failure.

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

Apratipatti (अप्रतिपत्ति):—[tatpurusha compound] f.

(-ttiḥ) 1) Want of understanding or ascertaining, not understanding, not ascertaining; e. g. in the Nyāya Sūtra: vipratipattirapratipattiśca nigrahasthānam (comm.: apratipattiḥ prakṛtājñānam); or Patanjali in the introd. to Pāṇini: śabdāpratipattiḥ . śabdānāṃ cāpratipattiḥ prāpnoti vyākaraṇācchabdānpratipadyāmaha iti.

2) Confusion, perplexity; e. g. apratipattirjaḍatā syādiṣṭāniṣṭadarśanaśrutibhiḥ.

3) Not returning (an answer); e. g. uttarasyāpratipattirapratibhā; comp. apratibhā.

4) (In the Mīmāṃsā philosophy.) A sacrificial act which is not immaterial to the performance of a sacrifice (see saṃskāra and comp. apūrva I. 1. 2. 1.), one essentially required for the completion of the sacrifice. E. a neg. and pratipatti.

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Apratipatti 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

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

Apratipatti (ಅಪ್ರತಿಪತ್ತಿ):—[noun] (phil.) want of spiritual knowledge.

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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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