Parivasita, Parivāsita: 4 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Parivasita 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

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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

parivāsita : (pp. of parivāseti) perfumed; scented.

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

Parivāsita, (adj.) (pari+pp. of vāseti fr. vāsa3) perfumed (all round) J. I, 51 (v. l. °vārita); cp. samparivāsita (wellseasoned?), which is perhaps to be read at J. II, 435 for aparivāsika. (Page 436)

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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

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

Parivāsita (परिवासित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) Respectfully attentive to superiors. E. pari respect, vas to abide, aff. kta, and iṭa inserted.

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

Parivāsita (परिवासित):—[=pari-vāsita] [from pari-vas] mfn. respectfully attentive to superiors (?), [Horace H. Wilson]

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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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