Sadevaka: 5 definitions


Sadevaka 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

sadevaka : (adj.) including the devas.

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

Sadevaka, (adj.) (sa3+deva+ka) together with the devas, with the deva world D. I, 62; III, 76, 135; Sn. 86; Vin. I, 8, 11; Dh. 44; DA. I, 174. At J. I, 14 sadevake (Loc.) is used in the sense of “in the world of men & gods. ” (Page 674)

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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

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary

Sadevaka (सदेवक).—m. or nt., as subst., the world of (men and) gods (so Pali, Jātaka (Pali) i.14.9, verse): bhagavāṃ ca anukampako kāruṇiko °kasya Mahāvastu i.256.12 (prose).

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

Sadevaka (सदेवक):—[=sa-devaka] [from sa > sa-daṃśa] mfn. together with the gods, [Mahābhārata]

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Sadevaka 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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