Pariṇamati, Parinamati: 2 definitions
Pariṇamati means something in 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
pariṇamati : (pari + nam + a) is transformed into; ripens; matures.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Pariṇamati, (pari+namati) 1. to change (trs. & intrs.), lit. to bend round, to turn (round), to be transformed into (Acc.) S. III, 3 (reading pariṇamati once, at other passages vi°, cp. p. 40); Miln. 136 (bhojanaṃ visamaṃ p. food changes, i.e. turns bad), 277 (id.); VvA. 13; PvA. 144 (for parivattati Pv. II, 105), 194 (id. III, 44).—2. to change into a diff. state, to ripen, mature (often said of the fœtus) Miln. 93, 358.—pp. pariṇata (q. v.). ‹-› Caus. pariṇāmeti (q. v.). (Page 426)
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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