Autpattika; 2 Definition(s)


Autpattika means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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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General definition (in Hinduism)

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Autpattika (sanskrit) stands for 'not created by human convention'.

Source: Google Books: Language and Reality

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Autpattika (औत्पत्तिक).—a. (- f.) [उत्पत्ति-ठक् (utpatti-ṭhak)]

1) Inborn, innate, natural; तन्निशम्याथ हर्यश्वा औत्पत्तिकमनीषया (tanniśamyātha haryaśvā autpattikamanīṣayā) Bhāg.6.5.1.

2) Produced at the same time.

3) Eternal; औत्पत्तिको हि नामिनाम्नोः सम्बन्धः (autpattiko hi nāmināmnoḥ sambandhaḥ) ŚB. on MS.6.8.4. cf. also औत्पत्तिकस्तु शब्दस्यार्थेन सम्बन्धः (autpattikastu śabdasyārthena sambandhaḥ) MS.1.1.5. (autpattikamiti nityaṃ brūmaḥ ŚB. on MS.1.1.5); Bhāg.3.15.45.

-kam Nature, temperament; औत्पत्तिकेनैव संहननबलोपेताः (autpattikenaiva saṃhananabalopetāḥ) Bhāg. 5.2.21.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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