Kuppa; 3 Definition(s)
Kuppa means something in Buddhism, Pali, Marathi. 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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kuppa : (adj.) unsteady; movable.Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
Kuppa, (adj.) (ger. of kuppati) shaking, unsteady, movable; A. III, 128 (°dhammo, unsteady, of a pāpabhikkhu); Sn. 784; of a kamma: a proceeding that can be quashed Vin. II, 71 (also a°). nt. kuppaṃ anger Vin. II, 133 (karis‹-› sāmi I shall pretend to be angry).—akuppa (adj.) and akuppaṃ (nt.) steadfast, not to be shaken, an Ep. of arahant and nibbāna (cp. asaṅkuppa); akuppa-dhammo Pug. 11 (see akuppa). Akuppaṃ as freedom from anger at Vin. II, 251. (Page 221)Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
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.
kuppā (कुप्पा).—m (Or kupā) A sort of glass bottle. 2 A kind of stone.
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kuppā (कुप्पा).—a Lusty, sturdy, robust.Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
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Vinaya Pitaka (1): Bhikkhu-vibhanga (the analysis of Monks’ rules) (by I. B. Horner)
Vinaya Pitaka (3): Khandhaka (by I. B. Horner)
The story of the monk Kassapagotta < [9. The monks from Campā (Campeyya)]
The Mahavastu (great story) (by J. J. Jones)