Pareta: 9 definitions
Pareta 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
pareta : (adj.) afflicted with; overcome by; gone on to.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Pareta, (pp. of pareti, more likely para+i than pari+i, although BSk. correspondent is parīta, e.g. śokaparīta Jtm 3194) gone on to, affected with, overcome by (-°), syn. with abhibhūta (e.g. PvA. 41, 80). Very frequent in combination with terms of suffering, misadventure and passion, e.g. khudā°, ghamma°, jighacchā°, dukkha°, dosa°, rāga°, soka°, sneha°, Vin. I, 5; D. II, 36; M. I, 13, 114, 364, 460; III, 14, 92; S. II, 110; III, 93; IV, 28; A. I, 147=It. 89; A. III, 25, 96; Sn. 449, 736, 818 (=samohita samannāgata pihita Nd1 149) 1092, 1123; J. III, 157; Pv. I, 86; II, 24; Miln. 248; PvA. 61, 93. (Page 439)
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: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Pareta (परेत).—p. p. Deceased, departed, dead.
-taḥ A spirit, a ghost.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pareta (परेत).—[adjective] gone, dead; [masculine] [plural] the Manes.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Pareta (परेत):—[from pare] mfn. departed, deceased, dead, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; Yājñavalkya]
2) [v.s. ...] m. a kind of spectre, a ghost, spirit, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Pareta (परेत):—[pare-ta] (taḥ-tā-taṃ) a. Dead. m. A ghost.
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [adjective] no longer living; having died; dead.
2) [adjective] departed; gone away; bygone.
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1) [noun] the body of a person who has died; corpse.
2) [noun] a person who has died.
3) [noun] a supernatural being, esp. one thought of as haunting or possessing a person, house, etc., as a ghost or as inhabiting a certain region; a spirit.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Paretabhartar, Paretabhartri, Paretabhumi, Paretacarita, Paretakala, Paretakalpa, Paretakritya, Paretam, Paretapati, Paretara, Paretaraj, Paretaraja, Paretaramgini, Paretavana, Paretavasa.
Full-text: Paretaraj, Paretakalpa, Paretabhumi, Sampareta, Paretabhartri, Paretaraja, Paretavasa, Paretam, Paretacarita, Abhibhuta, Sokapareta, Samohita, Maccuparayana, Dukkhapareta, Pariyeti, Paretakala, Abhise, Pareti, I, Kule.
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Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
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Yajnavalkya-smriti (Vyavaharadhyaya)—Critical study (by Kalita Nabanita)
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