Satheyya, Sāṭheyya, Sātheyya: 3 definitions


Satheyya 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.

In Buddhism

General definition (in Buddhism)

Source: Google Books: The Fruits of True Monkhood

Sātheyya (“hypocrisy”) in Buddhism refers to one of the sixteen upakilesa (subtle defilements).

Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

sāṭheyya : (nt.) craft; treachery.

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

Sāṭheyya, (nt.) (abstr. fr. saṭha=*śāṭhya) craft, treachery M. I, 15, 36, 281, 340; A. I, 95, 100; Nd1 395; Pug. 19, 23; Miln. 289. Cp paṭi°. (Page 702)

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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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