Sanghattana, Saṅghaṭṭana, Samghattana: 8 definitions

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Sanghattana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi, Jainism, Prakrit. 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

[«previous next»] — Sanghattana in Pali glossary
Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

saṅghaṭṭana : (nt.) close contact; knocking against.

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

Saṅghaṭṭana, (nt.) & °ā (f.) (fr. saṅghaṭṭeti) 1. rubbing or striking together, close contact, impact S. IV, 215; V, 212; J. VI, 65; Vism. 112; DA. I, 256 (aṅguli°). ‹-› 2. bracelet (?) SnA 96 (on Sn. 48). (Page 667)

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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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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Sanghattana in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

saṅghaṭṭana (संघट्टन).—n S saṅghaṭṭanā f S corruptly saṅghaṭhaṇa, saṅghaṭṭaṇa, saṅghaṣṭaṇa, saṅghaṣṭana, saṅghṛṣṭana, saṅghaṭṭhaṇēṃ n Close connection and intercourse; intimate and familiar communication. Ex. tukā mhaṇē jiṇēṃ || bhalēṃ santa saṅghaṭṭaṇēṃ ||. 2 Coming into contact with, encountering, meeting. 3 Close contact;--as the intertwining of wrestlers, the clinging and cleaving of lovers in their embraces &c. 4 Rubbing together, confrication.

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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

[«previous next»] — Sanghattana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Saṅghaṭṭana (सङ्घट्टन).—nf.

(-naṃ-nā) 1. Meeting, encountering, occurrence. 2. Union, junction, contact, cohesion. 3. Close contact, cleaving or adhering to, the intertwining of wrestlers, the embraces of lovers, &c. 4. Friction, rubbing together. E. sam before ghaṭṭ to move, aff. lyuṭ or yuc .

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

Saṅghaṭṭana (सङ्घट्टन):—[(naṃ-nā)] 1. n. f. Collision, meeting; occurrence; union; friction; embrace.

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

Saṃghaṭṭana (संघट्टन) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Saṃghaṭṭaṇa, Saṃghaṭṭaṇā.

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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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Prakrit-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Sanghattana in Prakrit glossary
Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary

1) Saṃghaṭṭaṇa (संघट्टण) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Saṃghaṭṭana.

2) Saṃghaṭṭaṇā (संघट्टणा) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Saṃghaṭṭanā.

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Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.

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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Sanghattana in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Saṃghaṭṭana (ಸಂಘಟ್ಟನ):—

1) [noun] = ಸಂಘಟ - [samghata -] 1, 2 & 3.

2) [noun] a close physical contact.

3) [noun] a meeting with a person; a meeting.

4) [noun] the act or fact of happening or occuring; occurence.

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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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