Pāḷi Dictionary

Pāḷi Dictionary

Pāḷi Dictionary

Input Word Explanation Preview

What Languages of Dictionaries to Show?

The Order of Languages of Dictionaries to Show?
No Such Word
Looking Up ...
Loading Words ...
Internet Connection Error

About This Website

This site is online Pāḷi Dictionary (Pāli to Chinese, Pāli to English, Pāli to Japanese, Pāli-Vietnamese, Pāli-Burmese). The source of the dictionaries come from Pali Canon E-Dictionary Version 1.94 (PCED). The source code of this website is at pali repository on GitHub, and the data of this website is at data repository on GitHub. Any suggestion or questions? Welcome to contact me.

パーリ語辞典 水野弘元著
PTS Pali-English dictionary The Pali Text Society's Pali-English dictionary
Vetāla,at D.I,6 (in the lists of forbidden crafts) refers to some magic art.The proper meaning of the word was already unknown when Bdhgh at DA.I,84 explained it as “ghana-tāḷaṁ” (cymbal beating) with remark “mantena mata-sarīr’uṭṭhāpanan ti eke” (some take it to be raising the dead by magic charms).Rh.D.at Dial.I.8 translates “chanting of bards” (cp.vetālika).It is of dialectical origin.(Page 647)
U Hau Sein’s Pāḷi-Myanmar Dictionary ပါဠိျမန္မာ အဘိဓာန္(ဦးဟုတ္စိန္)
vetāla:ေဝတာလ (ပ)
ဖုတ္ဝင္ေသာ အေသေကာင္။ မႏၲရားျဖင့္ အေသေကာင္ကို ထေစႏိုင္ေသာ အတတ္။

Browse Dictionary

Powered by web.py, Jinja2, AngularJS, Bootstrap, Glyphicons Halflings,