Samapta, Samāpta: 10 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Samapta means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Smapt.

In Buddhism

General definition (in Buddhism)

Source: Wisdom Library: Buddhism

Samāpta (समाप्त) is the thirty-sixth of sixty digits (decimal place) in an special enumeration system mentioned by Vasubandhu in his Abhidharmakośa (“treasury of knowledge”). The explanations of the measure of years, eons, and so forth must be comprehended through calculation based on a numerical system. Enumeration begins from one and increases by a factor of ten for each shift in decimal place. The sixtieth number in this series is called “countless”.

Among these decimal positions (e.g., samāpta), the first nine positions from one to one hundred million are called ‘single set enumeration’. From a billion up to, but not including countless is “the enumeration of the great companion” and is called the ‘recurring enumeration’.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

samāpta (समाप्त).—p (S) Ended, finished, terminated, completed, done. 2 Exhausted, consumed, spent.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

samāpta (समाप्त).—p Ended, completed, Exhausted, consumed.

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samāpta (समाप्त).—f End; exhausted state.

context information

Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Samāpta (समाप्त).—p. p.

1) Finished, concluded, completed.

2) Clever.

3) Ample, full; स्वयं यज्ञैर्यजमानाः समाप्तवरदक्षिणैः (svayaṃ yajñairyajamānāḥ samāptavaradakṣiṇaiḥ) Mb.12.34.6.

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

Samāpta (समाप्त).—m., a high number: Mahāvyutpatti 8024 = Tibetan legs byin (or phyin). Cf. mahā-sam°.

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

Samāpta (समाप्त).—mfn.

(-ptaḥ-ptā-ptaṃ) 1. Finished, done, concluded, completed. 2. Clever. E. sam before āp to get, aff. kta, without the augment.

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

Samāpta (समाप्त).—[adjective] finished, complete, perfect.

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

1) Samāpta (समाप्त):—[=sam-āpta] [from sam-āp] mfn. completely obtained or attained or reached, concluded, completed, finished, ended, [Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra; Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] perfect, clever, [Mahābhārata xiv, 2561]

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

Samāpta (समाप्त):—[samā+pta] (ptaḥ-ptā-ptaṃ) a. Finished.

context information

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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Hindi dictionary

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Samāpta (समाप्त) [Also spelled smapt]:—(a) finished, ended, concluded, terminated; completed; ~[prāya] almost finished/ended/concluded/completed/terminated.

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