Vihannati, Vihaññati: 2 definitions


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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

vihaññati : (vi + han + ya) to be vexed or grieved; suffers hardship.

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

Vihaññati, (Pass. of vihanati) to be struck or slain; to be vexed or grieved, to get enraged, to be annoyed, suffer hardship; to be cast down Sn. 168 sq.; Pv. II, 117 (=vighātaṃ āpajjati PvA. 150); IV, 52 (with same explanation); J. I, 73, 359; II, 442; V, 330; DA. I, 289.—ppr. vihaññamāna Sn. 1121 (with long and detailed exegesis at Nd2 604); S. I, 28 (a°); PvA. 150. pp. vihata DA. I, 231. (Page 642)

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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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