Santasa, Santāsa, Samtasa: 4 definitions

Introduction:

Santasa means something in Buddhism, Pali, 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»] — Santasa in Pali glossary
Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

santāsa : (m.) fear; trembling; shock.

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

Santāsa, (saṃ+tāsa) trembling, fear, shock A. II, 33; S. III, 85; J. I, 274; Miln. 146, 207; PvA. 22. (Page 676)

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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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Prakrit-English dictionary

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

1) Saṃtasa (संतस) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Saṃtras.

2) Saṃtāsa (संतास) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Saṃtrāsa.

3) Saṃtāsa (संतास) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Saṃtrāsa.

context information

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

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Saṃtasa (ಸಂತಸ):—

1) [noun] happiness; joy.

2) [noun] the state of being satisfied; satisfaction.

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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