Vibbhamati; 2 Definition(s)
Vibbhamati means something in 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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vibbhamati : (vi + bham + a) goes astray; forsakes the Order.Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
Vibbhamati, (vi+bhamati) to wander about, to go astray, to forsake the Order Vin. I, 72; II, 14; III, 40 (may be taken in the sense of enjoying oneself or sporting, i.e. cohabiting, at this passage), IV. 216; J. I, 117; III, 462 (of a bhikkhu enticed by his former wife), 496.—pp. vibbhanta. (Page 629)Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
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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