Atripti, Atṛpti: 8 definitions


Atripti 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.

The Sanskrit term Atṛpti can be transliterated into English as Atrpti or Atripti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Atrapti.

In Buddhism

Mahayana (major branch of Buddhism)

Source: A Study and Translation of the Gaganagañjaparipṛcchā

Atṛpti (अतृप्ति) refers to “non-satisfaction (for the root of good)”, according to the Gaganagañjaparipṛcchā: the eighth chapter of the Mahāsaṃnipāta (a collection of Mahāyāna Buddhist Sūtras).—Accordingly, “[...] Son of good family, when the Bodhisattva is unbreakable (abhedya) having made a resolve as firm as a diamond with the twelve qualities, he is not disturbed by the world with its gods. What are those twelve? [...] (5) bringing living beings to maturity is unbreakable; (6) the purification of the Buddha-fields is unbreakable; (7) indefatigability in existence is unbreakable; (8) non-satisfaction for the root of good (kuśalamūla-atṛpti) is unbreakable; [...]”.

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Mahayana (महायान, mahāyāna) is a major branch of Buddhism focusing on the path of a Bodhisattva (spiritual aspirants/ enlightened beings). Extant literature is vast and primarely composed in the Sanskrit language. There are many sūtras of which some of the earliest are the various Prajñāpāramitā sūtras.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

atṛpti (अतृप्ति).—f (S) Insatiety or unsatisfiedness.

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ātṛpti (आतृप्ति).—ad S pop. ātṛpta ad Until satisfaction or satiety.

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

atṛpti (अतृप्ति).—f Insatiety. atṛpta a Unsatisfied.

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ātṛpti (आतृप्ति).—ad Until satisfaction.

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

Atṛpti (अतृप्ति).—f.

(-ptiḥ) Insatiableness, voraciousness. E. a neg. tṛpti satisfaction.

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

1) Atṛpti (अतृप्ति):—[=a-tṛpti] [from a-tṛpa] f. unsatisfied condition, insatiability.

2) Ātṛpti (आतृप्ति):—[=ā-tṛpti] [from ā-tṛp] ind. to satiety or satisfaction, [Bālarāmāyaṇa]

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

Atṛpti (अतृप्ति):—[a-tṛpti] (ptiḥ) 2. f. Insatiability.

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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

Atṛpti (अतृप्ति) [Also spelled atrapti]:—(nf) non-fulfilment, non-gratification; frustration.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Atṛpti (ಅತೃಪ್ತಿ):—

1) [noun] feeling caused by defeat in expectation or hope or by deprival of return, reward or status which one deserves or expects; dissatisfaction; discontentment.

2) [noun] state of being dissatisfied with the existing state of affairs; malcontentedness.

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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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