Gomayu, Gomāyu, Go-mayu: 13 definitions


Gomayu 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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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Gomāyu (गोमायु):—(go + māyu)

1) adj. wie ein Rind brüllend, von Fröschen [Ṛgveda 7, 103, 6. 10.] —

2) m. a) eine Art Frosch [Kauśika’s Sūtra zum Atuarvaveda 93. 96.] — b) Schakal [Amarakoṣa 2, 5, 5.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 1290.] [ADBH. BR.] in [Weber’s Indische Studien 1, 40.] [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 4, 115. 11, 154.] [Mahābhārata 3. 1267. 4, 1463. 7. 1342. 12, 4084. fgg.] [Hiḍimbavadha 4, 9.] [Duaupadīpramātha 6, 7.] [Rāmāyaṇa 3, 45, 15. 64, 2. 6, 75, 20.] [Suśruta 1, 333, 7.] [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 72, 4. 96, 9.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 5, 13. 2.] Nomen proprium eines Schakals [Pañcatantra 20, 25.] — c) Nomen proprium eines Gandharva [Jaṭādhara im Śabdakalpadruma] [Harivaṃśa 14157.] — d) Kuhgalle [Śabdakalpadruma] (angeblich gomāyus n.) und [Wilson’s Wörterbuch]

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Gomāyu (गोमायु):—[UJJVAL.] zu [Uṇādisūtra 1, 1.]

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

Gomāyu (गोमायु):——

1) Adj. wie ein Rind brüllend.

2) m. — a) eine Art Frosch. — b) Schakal. — c) *Kuhgalle. — d) Nomen proprium — α) eines Schakals. — β) eines Gandharva.

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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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