Titti: 4 definitions
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Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
titti : (f.) satisfaction; the brim.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Titti, (f.) (from tappati2) satisfaction (in=Loc.) Dh. 186 =ThA. 287 (na kahāpaṇavassena t. kāmesu vijjati); n’atthi t. kāmānaṃ Th. 2, 487; J. V, 486 (dhammesu); VvA. 11; PvA. 32 (°ṃ gacchati find s.) 55 (paṭilabhati), 127. (Page 302)
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.
Prakrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary
1) Titti (तित्ति) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Tṛpta.
2) Titti (तित्ति) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Tṛpti.
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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Titti (ತಿತ್ತಿ):—[noun] = ತಿದಿ [tidi].
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+13): Tittia, Tittia, Tittiba, Tittibha, Tittibhaka, Tittibhasana, Tittibhasaras, Tittibhi, Tittida, Tittika, Tittila, Tittimant, Tittinam, Tittira, Tittira Jataka, Tittiraja, Tittiranga, Tittirasutra, Tittiravakki, Tittiravallara.
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Dhammapada (Illustrated) (by Ven. Weagoda Sarada Maha Thero)
Verse 186-187 - The Story of a Discontented Young Monk < [Chapter 14 - Buddha Vagga (The Buddha)]
The Mahavastu (great story) (by J. J. Jones)