Nagila, Nāgila: 6 definitions
Nagila means something in 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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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Nāgila (नागिल):—m. Nomen proprium eines Mannes [Śatruṃjayamāhātmya 14, 317]; vgl. [WEBER S. 48, Nalopākhyāna 2.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Nāgila (नागिल):—Nomen proprium —
1) m. eines Mannes. —
2) f. ā einer Frau [Hemacandra's Pariśiṣṭaparvan 1,350.]
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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Ends with: Onagila.
Search found 2 books and stories containing Nagila, Nāgila, Nāgilā, Ṇāgila; (plurals include: Nagilas, Nāgilas, Nāgilās, Ṇāgilas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Part 7: The story of Kumāranandin and Nagila < [Chapter XI - The story of Rauhiṇeya]
Part 6: Kalkin < [Chapter XIII - Śrī Mahāvīra’s nirvāṇa]
Part 13: Fifth incarnation as the Īśāna god < [Chapter I]
Kalpa-sutra (Lives of the Jinas) (by Hermann Jacobi)