Ativa, Atīva: 9 definitions
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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
atīva : (ind.) very much.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Atīva, (indecl.) (ati + iva, see also ativiya) very much, exceedingly J. II, 413; Mhvs 33, 2 etc. (Page 22)
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.
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
atīva (अतीव).—ad S Much, very much, much indeed.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
atīva (अतीव).—ad Much, much indeed.
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.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Atīva (अतीव).—[ati-iva] ind.
1) Exceedingly, excessively, very, very much, quite, too; °पीडित, °हृष्ट (pīḍita, °hṛṣṭa) &c.
2) Surpassing, superior to (acc.); अतीवान्यान् भविष्यावः (atīvānyān bhaviṣyāvaḥ) Mb.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Atīva (अतीव).—Ind. Much, very much, much indeed. E. ati, and iva as, so.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Atīva (अतीव).—i. e. ati-iva, adv. 1. Much, very. 2. Indeed, [Śākuntala, (ed. Böhtlingk.)] [distich] 137, v. r.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Atīva (अतीव).—[adverb] exceedingly, very much; as [preposition] above, more than ([accusative] or [ablative]).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Ativā (अतिवा):—[=ati-vā] -√2. vā [class] 2. [Parasmaipada] -vāti, to blow beyond, [Atharva-veda];
—[class] 4. [Parasmaipada] -vayati, to blow violently;—(ati-vāyati), [present participle] [locative case] (ind.) the wind blowing strongly, [Mahābhārata]
2) Atīva (अतीव):—ind. exceedingly, very
3) excessively, too
5) surpassing (with [accusative]) : Compar. atīva-tarām ind. exceedingly, excessively, [Śiśupāla-vadha iv.25.]
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+25): Ativac, Ativad, Ativada, Ativadi, Ativadin, Ativah, Ativaha, Ativahaka, Ativahana, Ativahika, Ativahita, Ativahya, Ativaicakshanya, Ativaishasa, Ativakra, Ativaktri, Ativakya, Ativalaka, Ativamoru, Ativankin.
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Brihad Bhagavatamrita (by Śrīla Sanātana Gosvāmī)
Verse 1.5.101 < [Chapter 5 - Priya: The Beloved]
Verse 2.4.232 < [Chapter 4 - Vaikuṇṭha: The Spiritual Kingdom]
Verse 2.5.194 < [Chapter 5 - Prema: Love of God]
Vivekachudamani (by Shankara)
Sri Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
Bhajana-Rahasya (by Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura Mahasaya)
Buddhist Monastic Discipline (by Jotiya Dhirasekera)