Hapeti, Hāpeti: 2 definitions



Hapeti means something in 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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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

hāpeti : (hā + āpe) omits; neglects; reduces; delays.

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

1) Hāpeti, 2 (in form=Sk. (Sūtras) hāvayati, Caus. of juhoti (see juhati), but in meaning=juhoti) to sacrifice to, worship, keep up, cultivate J.V, 195 (aggiṃ; =juhati C.). See Kern, Toev. I.133.—pp. hāpita. (Page 730)

2) Hāpeti, 1 (Caus. of to leave: see jahati; to which add fut. 2nd sg. hāhasi J.III, 172; and aor. jahi J.IV, 314; V, 469) 1. to neglect, omit A.III, 44 (ahāpayaṃ); IV, 25; Dh.166; J.II, 437; IV, 182; ahāpetvā without omitting anything, i.e. fully A.II, 77; J.IV, 132; DA.I, 99. atthaṃ hāpeti to lose one’s advantage, to fail Sn.37; J.I, 251. ‹-› 2. to postpone, delay (the performance of . . .) J.III, 448; Vism.129.—3. to cause to reduce, to beat down J.I, 124; II, 31.—4. to be lost Sn.90 (? read hāyati). (Page 730)

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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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