Dibba: 5 definitions
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Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)Source: Dhamma Dana: Pali English Glossary
M deva (see this word).
Theravāda is a major branch of Buddhism having the the Pali canon (tipitaka) as their canonical literature, which includes the vinaya-pitaka (monastic rules), the sutta-pitaka (Buddhist sermons) and the abhidhamma-pitaka (philosophy and psychology).
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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
dibba : (adj.) divine; celestial.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Dibba, (adj.) (Ved. divya=P. divya in verse (q. v.), Gr. dίos (*divios), Lat. dīus (*divios)=divine. Cp. deva) of the next world, divine, heavenly, celestial, superb, magnificent, fit for exalted beings higher than man (devas, heroes, manes etc.), superhuman, opp. mānusaka human. frequent qualifying the foll. “summa bona”: cakkhu the deva-eye, i.e. the faculty of clairvoyance, attr. in a marked degree to the Buddha & other perfect beings (see cakkhumant) D.I, 82, 162; II, 20 (yena sudaṃ samantā yojanaṃ passati divā c’eva rattiñ ca); III, 219; S.I, 196; II, 55 sq.; M.II, 21; It.52; Th.2, 70; Ps.I, 114; II, 175; Vism.434; Sdhp.482; PvA.5 (of Moggallāna); Tikp 278; Dukp 54. sota the d. ear, matching the d. eye D.I, 79, 154; J.V, 456; also as sotadhātu A.I, 255; M.II, 19; D.III, 38, 281; Vism.430. rūpa D.I, 153. Āyu, vaṇṇa etc. (see dasa ṭhānāni) A.I, 115; III, 33; IV, 242; PvA.9, 89. kāmā Sn.361; Dh.187; It.94; also as kāmaguṇā A.V, 273. Of food, drink, dress & other commodities: A.I, 182; J.I, 50, 202; III, 189; PvA.23, 50, 70, 76 etc. ‹-› Def. as devaloke sambhūta DA.I, 120; divibhavattā dibba KhA 227; divibhāvaṃ devattabhāva-pariyāpanna PvA.14.—See further e.g. S.I, 105; D.III, 146; Sn.176, 641; Dh.236, 417; Pug.60; Vism.407 (definition), 423.
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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Ḍibbā (डिब्बा):—(nm) see [ḍabbā; ~baṃda] canned, tinned; hence ~[baṃdī] (nf).
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [noun] a naturally elevated land; a mound.
2) [noun] the raised part of the land on both sides of a river, canal, etc.; a bank.
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Dibba (ದಿಬ್ಬ):—[adjective] = ದಿಬ್ಯ [dibya]1.
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Dibba (ದಿಬ್ಬ):—[noun] = ದಿಬ್ಯ [dibya]2.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Dibba Cakkhu, Dibba Loka, Dibba Sota, Dibbabhava, Dibbacakkhu, Dibbacakkhuka, Dibbakama, Dibbana, Dibbanambogu, Dibbaniga, Dibbapannakara, Dibbasampatti, Dibbasota, Dibbati, Dibbavihara, Dibbayoga, Dibbosadha.
Ends with: Buttiyadibba.
Full-text (+29): Divya, Isapata, Dibbu, Diviya, Vihara, Dibbosadha, Dibbayoga, Dibbe, Dibbakama, Dipa Vihara, Dibbacakkhuka, Pannapasada, Dibbavihara, Dibbabhava, Cakkhuka, Pavayati, Dibbapannakara, Dibbasampatti, Cakkhu, Sotadhatu.
Search found 10 books and stories containing Dibba, Ḍibbā; (plurals include: Dibbas, Ḍibbās). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Dhammapada (Illustrated) (by Ven. Weagoda Sarada Maha Thero)
Verse 419-420 - The Story of the Skull-Tapper < [Chapter 26 - Brāhmaṇa Vagga (The Brāhmaṇa)]
Verse 235-238 - The Story of the Son of a Butcher < [Chapter 18 - Mala Vagga (Impurities)]
A Manual of Abhidhamma (by Nārada Thera)
Yoga-sutras (Ancient and Modern Interpretations) (by Makarand Gopal Newalkar)
Vinaya Pitaka (3): Khandhaka (by I. B. Horner)
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Part 14 - The Ten Powers: Dasabala-ñāṇa < [Chapter 42 - The Dhamma Ratanā]
Part 2 - Bodhisatta (a future Buddha) < [Chapter 2 - Rare Appearance of a Buddha]
Part 15 - The Fourteen Buddha Knowledges < [Chapter 42 - The Dhamma Ratanā]
Mahavamsa (by Wilhelm Geiger)