Yamaraja, Yamarāja, Yama-raja, Yamarajan: 5 definitions


Yamaraja means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali. 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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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Yamarāja (यमराज):—m. dass. [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 185.] Nomen proprium eines Arztes [Oxforder Handschriften 22], b, [6.]

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Yamarājan (यमराजन्):—1. m. König Yama [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 6, 2, 21.]

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Yamarājan (यमराजन्):—2. adj. Yama zum König habend, Yama's Unterthan [Ṛgveda 10, 16, 9.] [Atharvavedasaṃhitā 18, 2, 25. 46.] [Taittirīyasaṃhitā 5, 5, 9, 4.] [Śāṅkhāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 4, 21, 9.] [Kauśika’s Sūtra zum Atuarvaveda 62.]

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

Yamarāja (यमराज):—m.

1) *dass. —

2) Nomen proprium eines Arztes.

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Yamarājan (यमराजन्):—1. m. König Yama.

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Yamarājan (यमराजन्):—2. Adj. Yama zum König habend , Yama’s Unterthan.

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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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