Jambha, Jambhā: 14 definitions


Jambha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, 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.

Jambha has 13 English definitions available.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Jambha (जम्भ):—

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Jāmbha (जाम्भ):—patron. von jambha gaṇa śivādi zu [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 4, 1, 112.]

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Jambha (जम्भ):—

1) [Z. 4 lies 10, 87, 3 Stenzler 10. 87, 3.]

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

Jambha (जम्भ):——

1) m. — a) parox. — α) Zahn , Fangzahn ; Pl. Gebiss. — β) Rachen. — γ) das Schlucken [Ṛgveda (roth). 1,37,5.] — b) oxyt. der Zermalmer , Verschlinger (von Unholden). SpäterNomen proprium verschiedener Unholde. — c) *Indra’s Donnerkeil [Galano's Wörterbuch] — d) etwa Zauber [Mahābhārata 5,64,20.] — e) *Citronenbaum. — f) *Köcher. — g) *Theil.

2) *f. ā das Aufsperren des Mundes.

3) f. ī Nomen proprium einer Gottheit [Kālacakra 3,132.]

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Jāmbha (जाम्भ):—m. Patron. von jambha.

context information

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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