Avidita: 5 definitions

Introduction

Avidita 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.

Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

[«previous (A) next»] — Avidita in Pali glossary
Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

avidita : (adj.) unknown.

Pali book cover
context information

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.

Discover the meaning of avidita in the context of Pali from relevant books on Exotic India

Sanskrit-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Avidita (अविदित).—a. Unknown; °गतयामा रात्रिः (gatayāmā rātriḥ) U.1.27 the watches of which stole away (glided imperceptibly away).

-taḥ The Supreme God.

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

Avidita (अविदित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) Unknown. E. a neg. vidita known.

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

1) Avidita (अविदित):—[=a-vidita] mfn. unknown, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa x, xi, xiv; Kena-upaniṣad; Rāmāyaṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] without the knowledge of ([genitive case]), [Kathāsaritsāgara]

context information

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.

Discover the meaning of avidita in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

See also (Relevant definitions)

Relevant text

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: