Hatthi: 4 definitions
Hatthi means something in Buddhism, Pali, Jainism, Prakrit, Hindi, biology. 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.
Biology (plants and animals)Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)
Hatthi in India is the name of a plant defined with Bombax ceiba in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Salmalia malabarica (DC.) Schott & Endl. (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Prodromus Systematis Naturalis Regni Vegetabilis (DC.) (1824)
· FBI (1874)
· Hortus Malabaricus
· Species Plantarum (1753)
· Meletemata Botanica (1832)
· Ethnobotany (2004)
If you are looking for specific details regarding Hatthi, for example extract dosage, health benefits, chemical composition, pregnancy safety, diet and recipes, side effects, have a look at these references.
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Languages of India and abroad
Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
hatthi : the shortened form of hatthī (= an elephant). || hatthī (m.), an elephant.
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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Hatthī (हत्थी):—(nf) a handle; palm (of the hand); —[ṭekanā] to yield, to submit; to lend support.
Prakrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary
Hatthi (हत्थि) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Hastin.
Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+47): Hatthacariya, Hatthalankara, Hattharoha, Hatthatthara, Hatthi Sutta, Hatthi-hullu, Hatthibandha, Hatthibhanda, Hatthibhoga, Hatthiccaga, Hatthidamaka, Hatthidamma, Hatthidanta, Hatthidayaka, Hatthideva, Hatthidvara, Hatthigama, Hatthigiripura, Hatthigopaka, Hatthikalabha.
Ends with (+4): Abahatthi, Atthatthi, Bappahatthi, Bhatthi, Bili-hatthi, Candahatthi, Chatthi, Doodihatthi, Gahatthi, Hatthahatthi, Jadehatthi, Janthatthi, Kalahatthi, Karee hatthi, Kari beejada hatthi, Kotthatthi, Mangalahatthi, Marahatthi, Mattahatthi, Sahatthi.
Full-text (+40): Karee hatthi, Kari beejada hatthi, Hastin, Kalabha, Reruka, Assalanda, Vammita, Assarupaka, Pabhinna, Kalara Sutta, Bili-hatthi, Hatthi-hullu, Mutingasadda, Nakhaka, Yantahatthi, Hatthin, Maraka, Vehayasa, Abhinimminati, Pattikarika.
Search found 6 books and stories containing Hatthi, Hatthī; (plurals include: Hatthis, Hatthīs). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Vinaya (3): The Cullavagga (by T. W. Rhys Davids)
Cullavagga, Khandaka 10, Chapter 24 < [Khandaka 10 - On the Duties of Bhikkhunis]
Cullavagga, Khandaka 5, Chapter 29 < [Khandaka 5 - On the Daily Life of the Bhikkhus]
Cullavagga, Khandaka 6, Chapter 14 < [Khandaka 6 - On Dwellings and Furniture]
The Fo-Sho-Hing-Tsan-King (A Life of Buddha) (by Samuel Beal)
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Part 29 - The Discourse at Bhoga on the Four Great Authorities (Mahāpadesas) < [Chapter 40 - The Buddha Declared the Seven Factors of Non-Decline for Rulers]
Part 7 - A Brief History of the Royal Lineage of the Bodhisatta < [Chapter 1 - The Story of Sataketu Deva, The Future Buddha]
Part 3 - Story of the Wealthy Man Anāthapiṇḍika < [Chapter 20 - The Six Princes achieved different Attainments]
The Jataka tales [English], Volume 1-6 (by Robert Chalmers)
Vinaya Pitaka (1): Bhikkhu-vibhanga (the analysis of Monks’ rules) (by I. B. Horner)
Apadana commentary (Atthakatha) (by U Lu Pe Win)