Gajendra, Gaja-indra: 15 definitions


Gajendra 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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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Gajendra (गजेन्द्र):—(gaja + indra) m. ein stattlicher, grosser Elephant [Mahābhārata 1, 3936.] [Nalopākhyāna 12, 40.] [Śṛṅgāratilaka 7.] [Amarakoṣa 3, 4, 25, 170.] gajendramokṣaṇa (aus dem [Mahābhārata]) [Böhtlingk’s Verzeichniss No. 14.] gajendrakarṇa ein Beiname Śiva’s [Mahābhārata 12, 10351.]

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Gajendra (गजेन्द्र):—, mokṣaṇa angeblich aus dem [Mahābhārata] [Oxforder Handschriften.5,a, No. 35.] im Vāmanapurāṇa ebend. [46,b,40.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Gajendra (गजेन्द्र):—m. ein stattlicher , grosser Elephant.

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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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