mahat महत्

Definition: m. (rarely n. scilicet tattva-),"the great principle", Name of buddhi-,"Intellect", or the intellectual principle (according to the sāṃkhya- philosophy the second of the 23 principles produced from prakṛti- and so called as thegreatsource of ahaṃkāra-,"self-consciousness", and manas-,"the mind"; see ) etc.