Panditya, Pāṇḍitya, Pamditya: 12 definitions


Panditya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

pāṇḍitya (पांडित्य).—n (S) Scholarship, erudition, learning. 2 Scholasticism, pedantry. v mirava, kara.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

pāṇḍitya (पांडित्य).—n Scholarship, erudition. Pedantry. v mirava kara.

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pāṇḍitya (पाण्डित्य).—

1) Scholarship, profound learning, erudition; तदेव गमकं पाण्डित्यवैदग्ध्ययोः (tadeva gamakaṃ pāṇḍityavaidagdhyayoḥ) Māl.1.7.

2) Cleverness, skill, dexterity, sharpness; नखानां पाण्डित्यं प्रकटयतु कस्मिन् मृगपतिः (nakhānāṃ pāṇḍityaṃ prakaṭayatu kasmin mṛgapatiḥ) Bv.1.2; परोपदेशे पाण्डित्यं सर्वेषां सुकरं नृणाम् (paropadeśe pāṇḍityaṃ sarveṣāṃ sukaraṃ nṛṇām).

3) Prudence; न स्वल्पस्य कृते भूरि नाशयेन्मतिमान्नरः । एतदेव हि पाण्डित्यं यत् स्वल्पाद् भूरिरक्षणम् (na svalpasya kṛte bhūri nāśayenmatimānnaraḥ | etadeva hi pāṇḍityaṃ yat svalpād bhūrirakṣaṇam) || Pt.1.19.

Derivable forms: pāṇḍityam (पाण्डित्यम्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Pāṇḍitya (पाण्डित्य).—nf. (-thaṃ-tī) Scholarship, learning. 2. Dexterity, cleverness. E. paṇḍita a teacher, aff. ṣyañ the semivowel rejected before the feminine aff.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Pāṇḍitya (पाण्डित्य).—i. e. paṇḍita + ya, n. 1. Scholarship, learning, Mahābhārata 5, 917. 2. Wisdom, prudence, Böhtl. Ind. Spr. 1735.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Pāṇḍitya (पाण्डित्य).—[neuter] learning, erudition, knowledge; cleverness, dexterity.

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

Pāṇḍitya (पाण्डित्य):—n. ([from] paṇḍita) scholarship, erudition, learning, cleverness, skill, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa; Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature etc.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Pāṇḍitya (पाण्डित्य):—(tyaṃ) 1. n. Scholarship.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Pāṇḍitya (पाण्डित्य) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Paṃḍicca, Paṃḍitta.

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Panditya in German

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Pāṃḍitya (ಪಾಂಡಿತ್ಯ):—[noun] the systematised knowledge of a learned person, exhibiting accuracy, critical ability, and thoroughness; erudition; scholarship.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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