Atuman, Ātuman: 1 definition


Atuman means something in 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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Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Ātuman, (Vedic ātman, diaeretic form for the usual contracted attan; only found in poetry. Cp. also the shortened form tuman) self. Nom. sg. ātumo Pv IV. 52 (= sabhāvo PvA. 259), ātumā Nd1 69 (ātumā vuccati attā), 296 (id.), & ātumāno Nd1 351; Acc. ātumānaṃ Sn. 782 (= attānaṃ SnA 521), 888, 918; Loc. ātume Pv. II, 1311 (= attani C.). (Page 98)

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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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