Parimita: 11 definitions



Parimita means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi, Hindi. 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 dictionary

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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

parimita : (pp. of parimiṇāti) measured; limited; restricted.

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

Parimita, (pp. of parimināti) measured, restricted, limited, only in neg. measureless Pv. II, 811; Miln. 287, 343. (Page 431)

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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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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

parimita (परिमित).—p (S) Measured, meted: adjusted, proportioned, regulated by some rule or standard. 2 Moderate, temperate, being in just quantity or proportion. See ex. of comp. under mita.

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

parimita (परिमित).—p Measured. Moderate, temperate.

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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

Parimita (परिमित).—p. p.

1) Moderate, sparing.

2) Limited.

3) Measured, meted out.

4) Regulated, adjusted.

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

Parimita (परिमित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Joined. 2. Meted, measured. 3. Regulated. E. pari, mā to measure, kta aff.

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

Parimita (परिमित).—[adjective] meted out, measured; limited, little, few.

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

1) Parimita (परिमित):—[=pari-mita] [from pari-mā] mfn. (pari-) measured, meted, limited, regulated, [Ṛg-veda] etc. etc.

2) [v.s. ...] moderate, sparing, [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Parimita (परिमित):—s. u. mit pari und aparimita .

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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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Hindi dictionary

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Parimita (परिमित) [Also spelled parimit]:—(a) finite; measured; limited; ~[] limitation; finiteness.

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