Vigalita, Vigaḷita, Vigalitā: 11 definitions


Vigalita 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.

The Sanskrit term Vigaḷita can be transliterated into English as Vigalita or Vigaliita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Chandas (prosody, study of Sanskrit metres)

Source: Journal of the University of Bombay Volume V: Apabhramsa metres (2)

Vigalitā (विगलिता) is the name of a catuṣpadi metre (as popularly employed by the Apabhraṃśa bards), as discussed in books such as the Chandonuśāsana, Kavidarpaṇa, Vṛttajātisamuccaya and Svayambhūchandas.—Vigalitā has 23 mātrās in each of its four lines, divided into the groups of 5, 5, 4, 4 and 5 mātrās.—Vigalitā is also called Śyāmā when its last pañcamātra is of the [ISS] type.

Chandas book cover
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Chandas (छन्दस्) refers to Sanskrit prosody and represents one of the six Vedangas (auxiliary disciplines belonging to the study of the Vedas). The science of prosody (chandas-shastra) focusses on the study of the poetic meters such as the commonly known twenty-six metres mentioned by Pingalas.

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Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

vigalita : (pp. of vigalati) displaced; dropped down.

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

Vigaḷita, (pp. of vigaḷati) dropping, dripping (down) PvA. 56. (Page 614)

Pali book cover
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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

vigalita (विगलित).—p S Fallen, dropped, shed, cast--a flower, a fruit. 2 Of whom or which it is fallen, dropped &c. Used esp. in comp. as dantavigalita, indriyavigalita, kēśavigalita, gātravigalita, nakhavigalita, vīryavigalita: also as prefixed, vigalitakēśa, vigali- danta, vigalitadhairya, vigalitaparṇa, vigalitaśakti, vigali- tāṅga. 3 Slackened, relaxed, that has given way, become flaccid and weak, lost freshness, firmness, stiffness, vigor.

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

vigalita (विगलित).—p Dropped, fallen. Slackened. Become flaccid, weak, lost freshness, firmness, vigour. Of whom or which it is fallen or dropped &c. Used in comp. as dantavigalita, gātravigalita, or vigalita- śakti &c.

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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

Vigalita (विगलित).—p. p.

1) Trickled, oozed.

2) Disappeared, gone away; मयि विगलितप्रत्याशत्वाद्विवाहविधेः पुरा (mayi vigalitapratyāśatvādvivāhavidheḥ purā) Māl.9.11.

3) Fallen or dropped down.

4) Melted away, dissolved.

5) Dispersed.

6) Slackened, untied.

7) Loose, dishevelled, disordered (as hair).

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

Vigalita (विगलित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Fallen, dropped, oozed, flowing. 2. Removed, gone. 3. Dissipated, dispersed. 4. Decayed, impaired. 5. Slackened, united, (as a knot.) 6. Loose, disordered, (as dress.) 7. Dissolved. E. vi before, gal to ooze, aff. kta .

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

1) Vigalita (विगलित):—[=vi-galita] [from vi-gal] mfn. flowed away, drained off, dried up, [Mahābhārata; Mṛcchakaṭikā; Prabodha-candrodaya]

2) [v.s. ...] melted away, dissolved, [Kathāsaritsāgara; Gīta-govinda]

3) [v.s. ...] fallen down or out, slipped out of ([ablative]), [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature; Pañcatantra]

4) [v.s. ...] slackened, untied (See -nīvi)

5) [v.s. ...] dishevelled (See -keśa)

6) [v.s. ...] passed away, disappeared, vanished, [Bhartṛhari; Kathāsaritsāgara]

7) [v.s. ...] come forth, [Mahābhārata]

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

Vigalita (विगलित):—[vi-galita] (taḥ-tā-taṃ) p. Dissolved, melted; fallen; removed; loose.

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

Vigalita (विगलित) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Vialia, Vigāliya.

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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

Vigalita (ವಿಗಲಿತ):—

1) [adjective] flowed away; oozed out; drained off.

2) [adjective] fallen down or out; slipped out.

3) [adjective] meltedaway; dissolved.

4) [adjective] gone out or away; passed away; disappeared.

5) [adjective] strewn; scattered.

6) [adjective] slackened; untied.

7) [adjective] disarranged and untidy; tousled; dishevelled.

8) [adjective] that has come out; discharged from within.

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Vigaḷita (ವಿಗಳಿತ):—[noun] = ವಿಗಲಿತ [vigalita].

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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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