Ekantin, Ekāntin, Eka-antin: 7 definitions
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Ekāntin (एकान्तिन्).—a. devoted to one object only; अहो अत्यद्भुतं ह्येतद् दुर्लभैकान्ति- नामपि (aho atyadbhutaṃ hyetad durlabhaikānti- nāmapi) Bhāgavata 7.1.15. -m. a worshipper of Viṣṇu.
Ekāntin is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms eka and antin (अन्तिन्).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ekāntin (एकान्तिन्).—i. e. ekānta + in, adj., f. nī, Adoring one being only, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 6, 9, 38.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ekāntin (एकान्तिन्).—[adjective] = 2 ekānta, [abstract] ntitva [neuter]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ekāntin (एकान्तिन्):—[from eka] mfn. idem, [Mahābhārata; Bhāgavata-purāṇa]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ekāntin (एकान्तिन्):—[(ntī-ntinī-nti) a.] Devoted to one object.
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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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Partial matches: Eka.
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Brahma Sutras (Nimbarka commentary) (by Roma Bose)
Brahma-Sūtra 3.3.7 (correct conclusion, 7-9) < [Adhikaraṇa 2 - Sūtras 6-9]
Brahma-Sūtra 3.3.8 (correct conclusion, continued) < [Adhikaraṇa 2 - Sūtras 6-9]
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 2 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 12 - Bhāgavata and the Bhagavad-gita < [Chapter XIV - The Philosophy of the Bhagavad-gītā]
Chandogya Upanishad (Madhva commentary) (by Srisa Chandra Vasu)
Amarakoshodghatana of Kshirasvamin (study) (by A. Yamuna Devi)
Religion, Religious Myths and Legends (Introduction) < [Chapter 4 - Cultural Aspects]
Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
Section CCCXLIX < [Mokshadharma Parva]
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 5 - Uparicara Vasu, a Pious King < [Section 9 - Vāsudeva-māhātmya]