Avabhasita, Avabhāsita, Avabhashita: 7 definitions


Avabhasita means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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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Pali-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Avabhasita in Pali glossary
Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

avabhāsita : (pp. of avabhāsati) resplendent; lit with, shone.

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Avabhāsita, (-°) (late form of obhāsita) shining with, resplendent Sdhp. 590. (Page 83)

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Avabhāsita (अवभासित).—p. p.

1) Illumined, lighted, irradiated.

2) Evident, manifest.

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

Avabhāsita (अवभासित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Illumined, lighted, radiant. 2. Evident, manifest. E. ava, and bhāsita splendid.

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

1) Avabhāṣita (अवभाषित):—[=ava-bhāṣita] [from ava-bhāṣaṇa] mfn. spoken against, reviled, [Kāmandakīya-nītisāra]

2) [v.s. ...] (See ava-√bhās.)

3) Avabhāsita (अवभासित):—[=ava-bhāsita] [from ava-bhās] mfn. shining, bright, [Mahābhārata xii, 13221]

4) [v.s. ...] illumined, lighted, [Mahābhārata] (wrongly written ava-bhāṣita, [vii, 6672]), etc.

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

Avabhāsita (अवभासित):—[ava-bhāsita] (taḥ-tā-taṃ) p. Illumined.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Avabhāsita (अवभासित) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Avabhāsiya, Avahāsiya, Obhāsiya, Ohāsiya.

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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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