Yaci, Yāci: 3 definitions
Yaci 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Yachi.
Languages of India and abroad
yāci : (aor. of yācati) begged; asked; entreated.
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.
Yāci (याचि):—[from yāc] f. a petition, request, [Kāśikā-vṛtti on Pāṇini 3-3, 110.]
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Yacika, Yacin, Yacishnu, Yacishnuta, Yacisu, Yacita, Yacitagama, Yacitaka, Yacitar, Yacitara, Yacitavya, Yacitri, Yacitum, Yacitva.
Ends with: Abhiyaci, Ayaci, Badi ilayaci, Bari ilayaci, Chavviyaci, Cuyaci, Ilayaci, Kaniyaci, Neriyaci, Upayaci.
Search found 4 books and stories containing Yaci, Yāci; (plurals include: Yacis, Yācis). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)
Gauḍīya-bhāṣya < [Chapter 1 - Summary of Lord Gaura’s Pastimes]
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 1.23 < [Section XI - Creation of the Vedas]
Vinaya Pitaka (2): Bhikkhuni-vibhanga (the analysis of Nun’ rules) (by I. B. Horner)
Vinaya Pitaka (1): Bhikkhu-vibhanga (the analysis of Monks’ rules) (by I. B. Horner)