Sajjati: 3 definitions


Sajjati means something in 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

sajjati : (saj + ya) clings to; to be attached.

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

Sajjati, (Pass. of sañj or saj to hang. Cp. saṅga) 1. to cling, to, to be attached S. I, 38, 111 (aor. 2 sg. sajjittho); II, 228; A. II, 165; J. I, 376 (id. asajjittho); Sn. 522, 536. ppr. (a)sajjamāna (un)—attached Sn. 28, 466; J. III, 352.—2. to hesitate J. I, 376 (asajjitvā without hesitation).—pp. satta1.—Cp. abhi° & vi°. (Page 668)

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context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Sajjāti (ಸಜ್ಜಾತಿ):—

1) [noun] a noble family or lineage.

2) [noun] (jain.) a noble birth that makes one suitable for religious initiation.

context information

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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