Uparati: 14 definitions

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Uparati means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, 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.

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Pali-English dictionary

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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

uparati : (f.) ceasing; restraint.

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

Uparati, (f.) (fr. upa + ram) ceasing, resting; cessation M. I, 10; S. IV, 104; Miln. 274. (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

uparati (उपरति).—f S Stopping or ceasing; cessation or discontinuance. 2 Weariness of worldly pursuits and pleasures.

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

uparati (उपरति).—f Stopping, cessation. Weariness of worldly pursuits and pleasures. Repentance. Returning conscien- tiousness.

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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 dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Uparati (उपरति).—f.

1) Ceasing, stopping.

2) Death.

3) Abstaining from sexual enjoyment.

4) Indifference.

5) Abstaining from prescribed acts; the conviction that ceremonial acts are futile and ceasing to rely on them.

6) Intellect.

Derivable forms: uparatiḥ (उपरतिः).

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

Uparati (उपरति).—f.

(-tiḥ) 1. Stopping, ceasing. 2. Refraining from sensual enjoyment. 3. Abstaining from prescribed acts. 4. Great or exquisite pleasure. 5. Death. E. upa reverse or excess, ram to please, ktin affix; also with ghañ affix uparama or uparāma.

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

Uparati (उपरति).—i. e. upa-ram + ti, f. 1. Ceasing, [Devīmāhātmya, (ed. Poley.)] 11, 3. 2. Resigning, indifference, [Vedāntasāra, (in my Chrestomathy.)] in Chr. 203, 13, cf. 16.

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

Uparati (उपरति).—[feminine] ceasing, resting; quietism (ph.).

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

1) Uparati (उपरति):—[=upa-rati] [from upa-ram] f. cessation, stopping, [Mārkaṇḍeya-purāṇa; Suśruta]

2) [v.s. ...] death, [Kādambarī]

3) [v.s. ...] desisting from sensual enjoyment or any worldly action, quietism, [Vedāntasāra]

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

Uparati (उपरति):—[upa-rati] (tiḥ) 2. f. Stopping; great pleasure; death.

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

Uparati (उपरति) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Uvarai.

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Uparati in German

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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 (even English!). 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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Uparati (ಉಪರತಿ):—

1) [noun] a ceasing or stopping.

2) [noun] a passing from one’s physical life; death.

3) [noun] renunciation of all worldly desires.

4) [noun] an abstaining from activity.

5) [noun] (phil.) an abstention from prescribed acts with the conviction that ceremonial acts are futile and causing to rely on them.

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Uparāṭi (ಉಪರಾಟಿ):—[noun] (dial.) absence or want of right or natural condition.

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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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