Avagama: 13 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Avagama means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Jainism, Prakrit. 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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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

avagama (अवगम).—m S Knowledge; perception or apprehension of.

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

avagama (अवगम).—m Knowledge, perception or ap- prehension of.

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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: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Avagama (अवगम).—

1) Going near, descending.

2) Understanding, comprehension, perception, knowledge, being acquainted with.

3) True or determined knowledge; प्रत्यक्षावगमं धर्म्यं सुसुखं कर्तुमप्ययम् (pratyakṣāvagamaṃ dharmyaṃ susukhaṃ kartumapyayam) Bg.9.2.

Derivable forms: avagamaḥ (अवगमः).

See also (synonyms): avagamana.

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

Avagama (अवगम).—m.

(-maḥ) 1. Knowledge, certainty. 2. Removal, departure. E. ava, gama going.

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

Avagama (अवगम).—[ava-gam + a], m. Knowledge, [Bhagavadgītā, (ed. Schlegel.)] 9, 2.

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

Avagama (अवगम).—[masculine] na [neuter] understanding, knowledge.

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

Avagama (अवगम):—[=ava-gama] [from ava-gam] m. understanding, comprehension, intelligence, [Bhagavad-gītā ix, 2, etc.]

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

Avagama (अवगम):—[ava-gama] (maḥ) 1. m. Knowledge, certainty; removal.

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

Avagama (अवगम) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Avagama.

[Sanskrit to German]

Avagama in German

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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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Prakrit-English dictionary

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

1) Avagama (अवगम) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Apagama.

2) Avagama (अवगम) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Avagam.

3) Avagama (अवगम) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Avagama.

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Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Avagama (ಅವಗಮ):—[noun] = ಅವಗತಿ- [avagati-] 1.

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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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