Jagaddhatar, Jagaddhātar: 2 definitions


Jagaddhatar 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

Jagaddhātar (जगद्धातर्):—(jagat + dhātar)

1) der Erhalter der Welt, Beiname Brahman's [Brahmapurāṇa] in [Oxforder Handschriften 18],a. 19,a. Viṣṇu’s [Vārāhapurāṇa] ebend. 61,b. —

2) f. dhātrī f. die Erhalterin der Welt, Beiname der Sarasvatī [Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 23, 30.] der Durgā [Wilson’s Wörterbuch]

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

Jagaddhātar (जगद्धातर्):——

1) m. Schöpfer der Welt. Beiname — a) Brahman's. — b) Viṣṇu's. —

2) f. trī Beiname — a) der Sarasvatī. — b) *der Durgā.

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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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