Natta, Ñatta: 5 definitions
Natta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
natta : (nt.) a dance; a play. || naṭṭa (nt.), a dance; a play.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Natta, (nt.) (Sk. nakta, see nakkhatta) night, Acc. nattaṃ by night, in nattam-ahaṃ by day & by night Sn. 1070 (v. l. BB and Nd2 rattamahaṃ). (Page 346)
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Ñatta, (nt.) (nomen agentis from jānāti) the intellectual faculty, intelligence Dh. 72 (=DhA. II, 73: jānanasabhāva). (Page 287)
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: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Naṭṭā (नट्टा).—name of a yakṣiṇī: (Ārya-)Mañjuśrīmūlakalpa 565.18 (Naṭṭāyā(ḥ), gen.; prose); in 564.25 (verse) the same name is printed Naṭa, read Naṭṭā (no metrical(ly) reason for short a). Or should Naṭā be adopted in both places?Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Naṭṭa (नट्ट):—(or naṭṭaka), mf. (in music) Name of a Rāgiṇī.
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Naṭṭa (नट्ट):—m. , naṭṭaka m. und naṭṭā f. ein best. Rāga [Saṃgitasārasaṃgraha 82,110.]
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Ends with (+16): Anatta, Anubhuyamanatta, Bhinnatta, Chandananatta, Chayanatta, Cinnamanatta, Ciṇṇatta, Dhanatta, Dhatunanatta, Dhuvapannatta, Dinatta, Kammananatta, Karanatta, Khinatta, Labbhamanatta, Linatta, Manatta, Migaranatta, Nanatta, Pannatta.
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