Upapanna: 8 definitions


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Pali-English dictionary

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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

upapanna : (pp. of upapajjati) possessed of; come to existence in; reborn.

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

Upapanna, (pp. of upapajjati) — 1. (-°) possessed of, having attained, being furnished with Sn. 68 (thāma-bala), 212, 322, 1077 (ñāṇa°, cp. Nd2 266b and uppanna-ñāṇa). ‹-› 2. reborn, come to existence in (with Acc.) S. I, 35 (Avihaṃ, expld. by C. not quite to the point as “nipphattivasena upagata”, i.e. gone to A, on account of their perfection. Should we read uppanna?) A. V, 68. (Page 144)

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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

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

upapanna (उपपन्न).—p S Established, evinced, proved by reasoning. 2 Having means or resources, substantial, monied.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

upapanna (उपपन्न).—p Established. Brought near. Having means or resources.

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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-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Upapanna (उपपन्न).—p. p.

1) Obtained; secured; अतीन्द्रियेष्वप्युपपन्नदर्शनः (atīndriyeṣvapyupapannadarśanaḥ) R.3.41; V.5.15; R.1.6.

2) Accompanied or attended by, in company with; श्रद्धेव साक्षाद्विधिनोपपन्ना (śraddheva sākṣādvidhinopapannā) R.2.16,22.

3) Coming, presenting itself; कुमारी अपूर्वपतिः पतिमुपपन्ना कौमारी भार्या (kumārī apūrvapatiḥ patimupapannā kaumārī bhāryā) Mahābhārata 4.2.13. उपपन्नाश्च सन्ध्ये द्वे व्याहरन्त्यशिवं शिवाः (upapannāśca sandhye dve vyāharantyaśivaṃ śivāḥ) Rām.6.1.2.

4) Right, fit, proper, suitable (with gen. or loc.); उपपन्नस्ते तर्कः (upapannaste tarkaḥ) V.2; उपपन्नमिदं विशेषणं वायोः (upapannamidaṃ viśeṣaṇaṃ vāyoḥ) ibid this epithet befits the wind; उपपन्नमेतदस्मिन् राजनि (upapannametadasmin rājani) Ś.2.

5) Possible; उभयमप्यनुपपन्नम् (ubhayamapyanupapannam) V.2; Ku.3.12.

6) Full of, endowed with, possessed of, furnished with; उपपन्नो गुणैरिष्टैः (upapanno guṇairiṣṭaiḥ) N.1.1; Ms.9.141,244; तल्लक्षणोपपन्नः (tallakṣaṇopapannaḥ) Ś.5.

7) Demonstrated, proved.

8) Offered, presented.

9) Cured.

1) Allowed, agreed (saṃmata); कामकारो महाप्राज्ञ गुरूणां सर्वदानघ । उपपन्नेषु दारेषु पुत्रेषु च विधीयते (kāmakāro mahāprājña gurūṇāṃ sarvadānagha | upapanneṣu dāreṣu putreṣu ca vidhīyate) || Rām.2.11.18.

11) One who has approached a teacher (as a pupil), approched for protection.

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

Upapanna (उपपन्न).—mfn.

(-nnaḥ-nnā-nnaṃ) 1. Manifested. 2. Fit, suited to the occasion, adequate. 3. Done, shewn, proved, effected. 4. Endowed with, possessed of. 5. Produced from or by. 6. Physicked, cured. E. upa before pad to go, kta aff.

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

Upapanna (उपपन्न).—[adjective] having gone or come to, got at, met with ([accusative] or —°); endowed with, possessed of ([instrumental] or —°); happened, occurred, born, existing; fit, suited, right, proper, natural.

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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. 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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