Upeti: 7 definitions


Upeti means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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.

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Pali-English dictionary

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

upeti : (upa + ī + a) approaches; obtains.

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

Upeti, (upa + i) to go to (with Acc.), come to, approach, undergo, attain D. I, 55 (paṭhavi-kāyaṃ an-upeti does not go into an earthly body), 180; M. I, 486 (na upeti, as answer: “does not meet the question”); S. III, 93; It. 89; Sn. 209, (na saṅkhaṃ “cannot be reckoned as”) 749, 911, 1074; 728 (dukkhaṃ), 897; Sn. 404 (deve); Nd1 63; Nd2 167; Dh. 151, 306, 342; Sn. 318; J. IV, 309 (maraṇaṃ upeti to die), 312 (id.), 463 (id.); V, 212 (v. l. opeti, q. v.); Th. 1, 17 (gabbhaṃ); Pv. II, 334 (saggaṃ upehi ṭhānaṃ); IV, 352 (saraṇaṃ buddhaṃ dhammaṃ); Nett 66; fut. upessaṃ Sn. 29; 2nd sg. upehisi Dh. 238, 348.—ger. upecca Vv 337; S. I, 209 = Nett 131; VvA. 146 (realising = upagantvā cetetvā vā); PvA. 103 (gloss for uppacca flying up); see also upiya & uppacca.—pp. upeta. (Page 150)

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Upeti (उपेति).—f. Arrival, approach.

Derivable forms: upetiḥ (उपेतिः).

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

Upeti (उपेति).—[feminine] approach.

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

Upeti (उपेति):—[from upe] f. approach, approximation, [Ṛg-veda]

[Sanskrit to German]

Upeti 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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