Divi, Dīvi: 6 definitions
Divi means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi. 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.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Divi (दिवि).—A Satya God.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa II. 36. 35.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Pali-English dictionarySource: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Divi°, an abstraction fr. divya constructed for etym. explanation of dibba as divi-bhava (°bhāva) of divine existence or character, a divine being, in “divi-bhavāni divyāni ettha atthī ti divyā” SnA 219; “divi-bhavattā dibbā ti” KhA 227; “divibhāvaṃ devattabhāvapariyāpanno ti dibbo” PvA.14. (Page 322)
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.
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
divī (दिवी).—f (divā) A sort of lamp,--a wooden stand or an iron spike supporting a receptacle for the oil.
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.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Divi (दिवि).—The Chāṣa bird (also divaḥ).
Derivable forms: diviḥ (दिविः).
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Dīvi (दीवि).—The blue jay, Chās bird; see दिवि (divi).
Derivable forms: dīviḥ (दीविः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-viḥ) The blue jay. E. div to play, affix ki . cāṣa khage .
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Divī (दिवी).—f. (-vī) A sort of insect; also upajihvikā. E. div to play, vā ī affix, fem. affix ṅīp .
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(-viḥ) The blue jay. E. See divi and kikīdivi, &c.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+18): Divicara, Divicarin, Dividhuvaka, Divigata, Divija, Divijata, Divikshaya, Divikshit, Divilla, Divim, Divinda, Divine Abode, Divine Ear And Eye, Divira, Divira devaditya, Divira yashovardhana, Divirakishora, Divirapati, Diviratha, Divisha.
Full-text (+40): Divishad, Divishtha, Divya, Kikidivi, Diviyoni, Divishadadhvan, Divicara, Divikshaya, Dividhuvaka, Divijata, Divisprishat, Divisprish, Diviyaj, Divishrit, Divishtambha, Divigata, Divikshit, Divicarin, Divija, Divaratha.
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Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
Verse 11.12 < [Chapter 11 - Viśvarūpa-darśana-yoga (beholding the Lord’s Universal Form)]
Verse 9.20 < [Chapter 9 - Rāja-guhya-yoga (Yoga through the most Confidential Knowledge)]
Verse 18.40 < [Chapter 18 - Mokṣa-yoga (the Yoga of Liberation)]
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (by Śrīla Sanātana Gosvāmī)
Verse 2.1.163 < [Chapter 1 - Vairāgya: Renunciation]
Verse 2.2.10 < [Chapter 2 - Jñāna: Knowledge]
Verse 1.4.27 < [Chapter 4 - Bhakta: The Devotee]
Sri Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Verse 2.3.26 < [Part 3 - Involuntary Ecstatic Expressions (sattvika-bhāva)]
Verse 4.1.17 < [Part 1 - Laughing Ecstasy (hāsya-rasa)]
Verse 2.5.29 < [Part 5 - Permanent Ecstatic Mood (sthāyī-bhāva)]
Chandogya Upanishad (english Translation) (by Swami Lokeswarananda)
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 2.232 < [Section XXX - Rules to be observed by the Religious Student]
Verse 2.6 < [Section III - Sources of Knowledge of Dharma]
Guide to Tipitaka (by U Ko Lay)