Vikampita: 9 definitions



Vikampita means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Vikampita (विकम्पित).—A fault in the pronunciation of vowels, the utterance being attended with a kind of tremor; cf. ग्रस्तं निरस्त (grastaṃ nirasta)...विकम्पितम् । (vikampitam |) M. Bh. at the end of Ahnika 1.

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Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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Languages of India and abroad

Pali-English dictionary

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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

vikampita : (pp. of vikampati) trembled.

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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

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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

vikampita (विकंपित).—p S Trembling, tremulous, undergoing quick agitation.

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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

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vikampita (विकम्पित).—p. p.

1) Shaken, trembling, tremulous.

2) Palpitating, heaving.

3) Unsteady.

-tam A faulty pronunciation of the vowels.

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

Vikampita (विकम्पित).—mfn.

(-taḥ-tā-taṃ) 1. Trembling, tremulous, agitated. 2. Palpitating, heaving. 3. Broken, interrupted, unsteady. 4. Shrinking from. E. vi before, kapi to tremble, aff. kta .

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

1) Vikampita (विकम्पित):—[=vi-kampita] [from vi-kamp] mfn. trembling, shaking, tremulous, agitated, unsteady, [Ṛtusaṃhāra]

2) [v.s. ...] n. a kind of sinking of the tone of the voice, [Atharvaveda-prātiśākhya]

3) [v.s. ...] a [particular] faulty pronunciation of the vowels, [Patañjali]

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

Vikampita (विकम्पित):—[(taḥ-tā-taṃ) a.] Trembling, palpitating; interrupted.

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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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Hindi dictionary

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Vikaṃpita (विकंपित):—(a) trembling/trembled, quivering/quivered; unsteady, wavering; hence ~[] (a).

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