Jaitra: 15 definitions
Jaitra means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit, Marathi. 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.
Jaitra has 13 English definitions available.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
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1) [Mahābhārata 7, 76] (Lesart der ed. Bomb. st. caitra der ed. Calc.). [Kathāsaritsāgara 56, 375.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
1) Adj. (f. ī) — a) überlegen , siegreich , triumphirend. — b) zum Siege führend. —
2) m. Nomen proprium eines Sohnes des Dhrtarāṣṭra. —
3) *f. jaitrī Sesbania aegyptiaca. —
4) n. Ueberlegenheit , Sieg , Triumph.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Full-text (+12): Jaitraratha, Jaitrayani, Jaitta, Jaimantayana, Jaitva, Jainya, Jaiminikoshasutra, Jaitrayana, Jaini, Jaipala, Jaitvayani, Jaipalaka, Jainapala, Jaitriya, Jaiminibhagavata, Jaimani, Jaiminisutra, Jainayatana, Jaiminibharata, Jaitri.
Search found 9 books and stories containing Jaitra; (plurals include: Jaitras). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The history of Andhra country (1000 AD - 1500 AD) (by Yashoda Devi)
Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Part 17: The battle with Tāraka < [Chapter II - Vāsupūjyacaritra]
Part 1: Incarnation as Megharatha (introduction) < [Chapter IV - Tenth incarnation as Megharatha]
The Brahma Purana (by G. P. Bhatt)
Chapter 3 - Lord Krishna journeys to Indraprastha City < [Sabha Parva]
Chapter 1 - The Death of Salya < [Salya Parva]