Yadu, Yādu: 17 definitions


Yadu means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Yadu (यदु):—

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Yādu (यादु):—m. so v. a. Flüssigkeit [das 1, 12.]

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

Yadu (यदु):—m. Nomen proprium eines Stammes (später stets Pl.) und Stammhelden , gewöhnlich neben Turvaśa (Turvasu) genannt. turvaśā yadū Du. Turvaśa und Yadu. Im Epos ist Yadu ein Sohn Yayāti's , Vasu’s (Fürsten der Cedi) und auch Haryaśva's. In seinem Geschlecht wird Kṛṣṇa geboren und heisst demzufolge yaduvīramukhya. yadupati yadunātha , yaduśraiṣṭha , yadūdvaha und yadukulodvaha.

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Yādu (यादु):—m. Wasser.

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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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