Paravatta, Paravattā: 7 definitions

Introduction:

Paravatta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit. 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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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Paravattā (परवत्ता).—Subjection to another, dependence; न हि सुलभवियोगा कर्तुमात्मप्रियाणि प्रभवति परवत्ता (na hi sulabhaviyogā kartumātmapriyāṇi prabhavati paravattā) V.5.17.

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

Paravattā (परवत्ता).—i. e. paravant + tā, f. Obedience, [Vikramorvaśī, (ed. Bollensen.)] [distich] 155.

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

Paravattā (परवत्ता).—[feminine] [abstract] to seq.

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

Paravattā (परवत्ता):—[=para-vat-tā] [from para-vat > para] 2. para-vat-tā f. subjection, obedience to, [Vikramorvaśī; Rājataraṅgiṇī]

[Sanskrit to German]

Paravatta in German

context information

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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Prakrit-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Paravatta in Prakrit glossary
Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary

1) Parāvatta (परावत्त) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Parāvṛt.

2) Parāvatta (परावत्त) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Parāvarta.

3) Parāvatta (परावत्त) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Parāvarta.

context information

Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.

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