Parinirvrita, Parinirvṛta: 2 definitions


Parinirvrita means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

The Sanskrit term Parinirvṛta can be transliterated into English as Parinirvrta or Parinirvrita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Parinirvrita in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Parinirvṛta (परिनिर्वृत).—adj.-ppp. (= Pali °nibbuta; used as ppp. to parinirvā(ya)ti, compare Sanskrit and [Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit] nirvṛta, similarly used), completely emancipated or entered into nirvāṇa: Divyāvadāna 22.9; 242.16; in collocation with forms of caus. parinirvā- payati (being emancipated…emancipates others), °to (°taḥ) parinirvāpayeyaṃ Mahāvastu i.39.5; 50.6; 335.20; °vāpaya Divyāvadāna 39.15; °vāpayiṣyasi Mahāvastu i.239.13.

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

Parinirvṛta (परिनिर्वृत):—[=pari-nirvṛta] mfn. (√1. vṛ) completely extinguished, finally liberated, [Divyāvadāna]

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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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