Bhittika, Bhittikā: 8 definitions

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Introduction:

Bhittika 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

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

Bhittika, (adj.) (fr. bhitti) having a wall or walls J. IV, 318 (naḷa °ā paṇṇasālā); VI, 10 (catu° with 4 walls). (Page 505)

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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

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bhittikā (भित्तिका).—

1) A wall, partition.

2) A small house-lizard.

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

Bhittikā (भित्तिका).—f.

(-kā) 1. A wall. 2. A small house-lizard. E. kan added to the preceding.

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

Bhittikā (भित्तिका).—[bhitti + kā], f. 1. A wall. 2. A small house-lizard.

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

1) Bhittika (भित्तिक):—[from bhid] mf(ā)n. (ifc.) = bhitti, breaking, splitting, [Hemādri’s Caturvarga-cintāmaṇi]

2) [v.s. ...] a wall, [ib.]

3) Bhittikā (भित्तिका):—[from bhittika > bhid] f. a partition, wall, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

4) [v.s. ...] a small house-lizard, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

5) [v.s. ...] Asparagus Racemosus, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Bhittikā (भित्तिका):—(kā) 1. f. A wall; a lizard.

[Sanskrit to German]

Bhittika 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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