Indrajit, Indra-jit, Indrajīt: 17 definitions


Indrajit means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit. 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

Indrajit (इन्द्रजित्):—(i + jit) m. Indra's Besieger, Nomen proprium Rāvaṇa’s Sohn [Rāmāyaṇa 5, 12, 10. 43, 1. 44, 3. fgg. 6, 20, 25. 22, 6.] ein Dānava [Harivaṃśa 199.] Vater Rāvaṇa’s und König von Kāśmīra [Rājataraṅgiṇī 1, 193.] [Lassen’s Indische Alterthumskunde I, 475, Nalopākhyāna 4.] ein Autor aus dem 17ten J. [Weber’s Verzeichniss No. 1377.] indrajidvijayin Besieger des Indrajit, ein Beiname Lakṣmaṇa’s [Śabdaratnāvalī im Śabdakalpadruma]

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Indrajit (इन्द्रजित्):—[Z. 4] lies Fürstensohn und Patron Keśavadāsa’s st. Autor.

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

Indrajit (इन्द्रजित्):—m. Indra’s Besieger , Nomen proprium —

1) eines Sohnes der Rāvaṇa [Raghuvaṃśa 13,73.] —

2) eines Dānava. —

3) des Vaters von Rāvana und Fürsten ven Kāśmīra. —

4) eines Prinzen im 17ten Jahrh. , des Patrons von Keśavadāsa.

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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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