Avagata, Avāgata: 11 definitions


Avagata means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Avagat.

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Pali-English dictionary

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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

avagata : (pp. of avagacchati) attained; obtained; understood.

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

Avagata, (pp. of avagacchati) at PvA. 222 is uncertain reading; the meaning is “known, understood” (aññāta Pv IV. 111); perhaps we should read āvikata or adhigata (so v. l. BB). (Page 81)

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Avāgata, (ava + ā + gacchati) only in phrase dhammā avāgat-amhā, we are fallen from righteousness, J. V, 82. (C. explains apāgata). (Page 84)

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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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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

avagata (अवगत).—p S Known, perceived, understood.

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

avagata (अवगत).—p Known, perceived, understood.

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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

Avagata (अवगत).—p. p.

1) Gone away or down.

2) Known, learnt, understood; sometimes used actively; तदैव ध्यानादवगतोऽस्मि (tadaiva dhyānādavagato'smi) Ś.7 I learn; ऊढपूर्वां तद्दुहितरमवगतोऽहम् (ūḍhapūrvāṃ tadduhitaramavagato'ham) ibid. came to know.

3) Assented, promised.

4) Well-known (prasiddha); मामप्यवगतं धर्माद व्यतिक्रान्तपुरस्कृतम् (māmapyavagataṃ dharmāda vyatikrāntapuraskṛtam) Rām.4.18.48.

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

Avagata (अवगत).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Known, understood. 2. Gone, gone off or away. 3. Assented, promised. E. ava implying knowledge, and gata part. past of gama to go.

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

1) Avagata (अवगत):—[=ava-gata] [from ava-gam] mfn. conceived, known, learnt, understood, comprehended

2) [v.s. ...] assented to, promised, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Avagata (अवगत):—[ava-gata] (taḥ-tā-taṃ) p. Known; gone.

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

Avagata (अवगत) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Avagamia, Avagaya.

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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

Avagata (अवगत) [Also spelled avagat]:—(a) apprised; informed; —[karanā/rakhanā/honā] to apprise or inform/to keep apprised or informed/to be apprised or informed; hence [avagati] (nf).

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Avagata (ಅವಗತ):—

1) [adjective] gone; past; lapsed; elapsed.

2) [adjective] well within one’s knowledge, understanding, etc; well-understood.

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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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