Japitva, Japitvā: 2 definitions
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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
japitvā : (abs. of japati) having uttered; having mumbled.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Japitvā (जपित्वा).—ind. Having repeatedinaudibly. E. jap, and ktvā affix, iṭ inserted.
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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Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 11.251 < [Section XXXII - Expiation of Secret Sins]
Verse 11.194 < [Section XXII - Expiation for Brāhmaṇas acquiring Property by Improper Means]
Verse 11.259 < [Section XXXII - Expiation of Secret Sins]
Sankhayana-grihya-sutra (by Hermann Oldenberg)