Jatika, Jātika, Jaṭika, Jātīka: 6 definitions


Jatika means something in Buddhism, Pali, 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.

In Buddhism

Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)

Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names

See Jatila(2).

context information

Theravāda is a major branch of Buddhism having the the Pali canon (tipitaka) as their canonical literature, which includes the vinaya-pitaka (monastic rules), the sutta-pitaka (Buddhist sermons) and the abhidhamma-pitaka (philosophy and psychology).

Discover the meaning of jatika in the context of Theravada from relevant books on Exotic India

Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

jātika : (adj.) descended from; belonging to the class, clan, or nation of.

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

Jātika, (-°) (adj.) 1. being like, being of, having, etc. (see jāta 3): duppañña° & sappañña° M. I, 225; dabba° A. I, 254; mukhara° Sn. 275; viññū° Sn. 294; māna° J. I, 88.—2. descended from, being of rank, belonging to the class of: maṇḍana° M. II, 19; aviheṭhaka° Miln. 219; samāna° (of equal rank) DhA. I, 390; veṇa° (belonging to the bamboo-workers) PvA. 175. (Page 282)

Pali book cover
context information

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.

Discover the meaning of jatika in the context of Pali from relevant books on Exotic India

Sanskrit-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Jaṭika (जटिक).—a. Wearing twisted or braided hair.

See also (synonyms): jaṭālaka.

--- OR ---

Jātīka (जातीक).—a. Belonging to a tribe, race, kind &c. n. a collection of utensils of a particular kind; तथा जातीयमादाय राजपुत्राभिषचेनम् (tathā jātīyamādāya rājaputrābhiṣacenam) Rām.2.15.13.

See also (synonyms): jātīya.

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

Jātika (जातिक).—(-jātika), adj. ifc. (= Pali id.; = -jātīya; often the same cpds. occur with both),…by nature or character, of…sort: paṇḍita-j° (= -jātīya) Mahāvastu i.274.10; ii.241.16, 18; 251.3; prajñā-j°, or sa-pra° (uncertain whether sa- is separate word or not; Senart em. °jñă-) iii.71.3; sa- mudra-j° sārthavāho iii.286.17, a merchant of the sea- (-going) class; duṣprajña-j° Mahāvastu iii.289.7; aparokṣa-j°, see aparokṣa-; in Saddharmapuṇḍarīka 282.12 Kashgar recension upārambha-j° for edd. upālambha-jātīya.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Jaṭika (जटिक):—[from jaṭi > jaṭa] ‘Name’ See jāṭikāyana.

context information

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.

Discover the meaning of jatika in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

See also (Relevant definitions)

Relevant text

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: