Jarayuja, Jarāyuja, Jarāyujā, Jarayu-ja: 18 definitions


Jarayuja means something in Buddhism, Pali, 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.

Jarayuja has 16 English definitions available.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Jarāyuja (जरायुज):—(ja + ja) adj. aus Geburtshüllen —, aus einem Mutterschooss geboren [Atharvavedasaṃhitā 1, 12, 1.] so heissen die Wesen, welche lebendig geboren werden, [Amarakoṣa 3, 1, 50.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 1356.] paśavaśca mṛgāścaiva vyālāścobhayatodataḥ . rakṣāṃsi ca piśācāśca manuṣyāśca jarāyujāḥ .. [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 1, 43.] [Mahābhārata 14, 1134. 1139.] [Suśruta 1, 4, 19.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 5, 18, 32.]

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

Jarāyuja (जरायुज):—Adj. aus Geburtshüllen — , aus einem Mutterschooss geboren werden , lebendig zur Welt kommend.

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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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