Devaraj, Devarāj, Deva-raj: 7 definitions
Devaraj means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Devarāj (देवराज्):—(deva + rāj) m. (nom. rāḍ) der König der Götter, Beiname Indra's [Rāmāyaṇa 3, 63, 21.] [Nalopākhyāna 26, 34.] [Mahābhārata 13, 32.] des an Indra's Stelle getretenen Nahuṣa [4788. 4793.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Devarāj (देवराज्):—m. —
1) Fürst der Götter , Beiname Indra’s [220,3.] —
2) Nomen proprium eines Fürsten [VP.².4,68.]
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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