Ettha, aka: Eṭṭha; 4 Definition(s)


Ettha 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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ettha : (adv.) here.

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

Eṭṭha, (pp. of ā + iṣ) see pariy°; do. °eṭṭhi. (Page 160)

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Ettha, (adv.) (= Sk. atra, cp. etta) here, in this place; also temporal “now”, & modal “in this case, in this matter” D.II, 12; S.V, 375; Dh.174; Sn.61, 171, 424, 441, 502, 1037, & frequent passim. (Page 161)

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

Ettha (एत्थ).—adv. (= Pali id.; see etta and next), here: Mv i.28.11 (three times) ettha vayaṃ (khādiṣyāmaḥ etc.); ii.178.6 ettha (v.l. etthaṃ) caturmahāpathe; 248.2 ettha samudrapāre (no v.l.).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Ettha (एत्थ).—ind. Having gone to or approached. E. iṇ to go, lyap aff.

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