Paripanthika, Pāripanthika, Paripamthika: 12 definitions


Paripanthika 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 dictionary

[«previous next»] — Paripanthika in Pali glossary
Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

paripanthika : (adj.) obstructing; opposing. || pāripanthika (adj.) threatening; dangerous; a highwayman.

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

Pāripanthika, (fr. paripantha) 1. highwayman, robber S. II, 188; J. V, 253.—2. connected with danger, threatening, dangerous to (-°) Vism. 152; PugA 181 (samādhi°, vipassanā°). (Page 454)

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Paripanthika, (adj.) (fr. paripantha) forming or causing an obstacle A. I, 161. The usual form is pāri° (q. v.). (Page 429)

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Pāripanthika (पारिपन्थिक).—A robber, highwayman; P.IV.4.36.

Derivable forms: pāripanthikaḥ (पारिपन्थिकः).

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

Pāripanthika (पारिपन्थिक).—m.

(-kaḥ) A robber, a thief, a highwayman. E. pari around, pathin the road, aff. ṭhak.

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

Paripanthika (परिपन्थिक).—i. e. pari -panthin + ka, m. An enemy, Mahābhārata 10, 753.

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Pāripanthika (पारिपन्थिक).—i. e. paripathin + ika, m. A robber (Mbh. 12, 12100 has pārīpānthika).

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

Pāripanthika (पारिपन्थिक).—[masculine] waylayer, robber, thief.

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

1) Paripanthika (परिपन्थिक):—[=pari-panthika] [from pari-panthaka] m. an adversary, enemy, [Mahābhārata]

2) Pāripanthika (पारिपन्थिक):—[=pāri-panthika] [from pāri] m. ([from] pari-pantham) a highwayman, robber, thief, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.] ([Pāṇini 4-4, 36]).

3) Pāripānthika (पारिपान्थिक):—[=pāri-pānthika] [from pāri] [wrong reading] for panthika above.

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

Pāripanthika (पारिपन्थिक):—[pāri-panthika] (kaḥ) 1. m. A robber.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Paripanthika (परिपन्थिक) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Paripaṃthia, Paripaṃthiga.

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Paripanthika in German

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Paripanthika in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Pāripaṃthika (ಪಾರಿಪಂಥಿಕ):—[noun] a robber who commits robbery on the road.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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