Kitavapanna, Kīṭāvapanna, Kita-avapanna: 2 definitions

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Kitavapanna means something in 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.

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[«previous next»] — Kitavapanna in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kīṭāvapanna (कीटावपन्न).—a. anything on which an insect has fallen; worm-eaten; क्षतं कीटावपन्नं च (kṣataṃ kīṭāvapannaṃ ca) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 9.43.26.

Kīṭāvapanna is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms kīṭa and avapanna (अवपन्न).

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

Kīṭāvapanna (कीटावपन्न):—[from kīṭa] mfn. anything on which an insect has fallen, [Kapiṣṭhala-saṃhitā; Mānava-śrauta-sūtra] (cf. keśa-kīṭāvapatita.)

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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 (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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