Ekantin, Ekāntin, Eka-antin: 7 definitions


Ekantin means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

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. , 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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Ekantin 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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