Sambodha, Saṃbodha: 9 definitions


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

Sambodha, (saṃ+bodha) enlightenment, highest wisdom, awakening; the insight belonging to the three higher stages of the Path, Vin. I, 10; D. III, 130 sq. , 136 sq.; S. II, 223; V, 214; M. I, 16, 241; A. I, 258; II, 200, 240 sq. , 325 sq.; V, 238 sq.; It. 27; pubbe sambodhā, before attaining insight M. I, 17, 163; II, 211; III, 157; S. II, 5, 10; IV, 6, 8, 97, 233; V, 281; A. I, 258; III, 82, 240. abhabba sambodhāya, incapable of insight M. I, 200, 241=A II 200. (Cp. Dial. I. 190—192.) —gāmin leading to enlightenment D. III, 264; Sn. p. 140. —pakkhika belonging to enlightenment A. IV, 357. —sukha the bliss of enlightenment A. IV, 341 sq. (Page 693)

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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: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Saṃbodha (संबोध).—

1) Explaining, instructing, informing.

2) Full or correct perception.

3) Sending, throwing.

4) Loss, destruction.

Derivable forms: saṃbodhaḥ (संबोधः).

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

Sambodha (सम्बोध).—m.

(-dhaḥ) 1. Explaining, instructing, informing. 2. Throwing, sending, 3. Loss, destruction. 4. Right perception. E. sam completely, budh to know, causal form, aff. ghañ .

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

Saṃbodha (संबोध).—i. e. sam-budh + a, m. Instructing, informing.

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

Saṃbodha (संबोध).—[masculine] understanding, intelligence.

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

Sambodha (सम्बोध):—[=sam-bodha] [from sam-budh] m. perfect knowledge or understanding, [Mahābhārata; Harivaṃśa] (sometimes [wrong reading] for saṃrodha).

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

Sambodha (सम्बोध):—[sa-mbodha] (dhaḥ) 1. m. Explaining; sending; loss, destruction.

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

Saṃbodha (संबोध) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Saṃboha.

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Sambodha 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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