Paminati, Pamiṇāti, Pamināti: 2 definitions


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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

pamiṇāti : (pa + mi + nā) measures; estimates; defines.

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

Pamināti, (pa+mināti to with pres. formation fr. mi, after Sk. minoti; see also anumināti) to measure, estimate, define A. III, 349, 351; V, 140, 143; Sdhp. 537.—ppr. paminanto S. I, 148; inf. paminituṃ VvA. 154; ger. paminitvā Nd1 303, and pamāya (q. v.); grd. paminitabba VvA. 278; aor. 3rd sg. pāmesi J. V, 299, 3rd pl. pamiṃsu A. II, 71; Th. 1, 469 (pāmiṃsu). (Page 416)

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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.

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