Uparama, Uparamā, Uparāmā, Upārama: 9 definitions

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Uparama means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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

Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)

Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names

One of the two chief women disciples of Paduma Buddha (J.i.36). The Buddhavamsa, however, gives their names as Radha and Suradha.

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Theravāda is a major branch of Buddhism having the the Pali canon (tipitaka) as their canonical literature, which includes the vinaya-pitaka (monastic rules), the sutta-pitaka (Buddhist sermons) and the abhidhamma-pitaka (philosophy and psychology).

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Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

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

Uparamā, (f.) (cp. lit. Sk. uparama, to uparamati) cessation Miln. 41, 44 (an°). (Page 145)

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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

uparama (उपरम).—m S Stopping or ceasing: cessation or discontinuance. Ex. ahō jyā sadbhāvēṃ janana maraṇācā u0.

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uparāma (उपराम).—m S Stopping, ceasing; cessation, discontinuance.

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

uparama (उपरम) [-rāma, -राम].—m Stopping. uparamaṇēṃ v i Stop; be refreshed.

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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

Uparama (उपरम) or Uparāma (उपराम).—

1) Ceasing, stopping; ending; भवप्रवाहोपरमं पदाम्बुजम् (bhavapravāhoparamaṃ padāmbujam) Bhāg.1.8.36.

2) Abstaining from, giving up.

3) Death.

Derivable forms: uparamaḥ (उपरमः), uparāmaḥ (उपरामः).

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Upārama (उपारम).—The act of ceasing.

Derivable forms: upāramaḥ (उपारमः).

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

Uparama (उपरम).—m.

(-maḥ) See the preceding.

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Uparāma (उपराम).—m.

(-maḥ) Stopping, ceasing: see uparati. E. upa, ram to please, ghañ aff.

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Upārama (उपारम).—m.

(-maḥ) 1. Engaging in. 2. Going to or in. E. upa and āṅ before ram to sport, affix ac.

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

Uparama (उपरम).—[upa-ram + a], m. 1. End, [Rāmāyaṇa] 4, 19, 13. 2. Death, Mahābhārata 1, 4897.

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

Uparama (उपरम).—[masculine] ceasing, ending, desisting from (—°), death; [abstract] tva [neuter]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Uparama (उपरम):—[=upa-rama] [from upa-ram] m. cessation, stopping, expiration, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] leaving off, desisting, giving up, [Suśruta; Sāṃkhyakārikā]

3) [v.s. ...] death, [Kādambarī]

4) Uparāma (उपराम):—[=upa-rāma] [from upa-ram] m. ceasing, stopping, desisting.

5) Upārama (उपारम):—[=upā-rama] [from upā-ram] m. the act of ceasing, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

6) Upārāma (उपाराम):—[=upā-rāma] [from upā-ram] m. rest, repose, [Gopatha-brāhmaṇa]

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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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