Yuganta, Yugānta, Yuga-anta, Yugamta: 18 definitions


Yuganta means something in Buddhism, Pali, 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

Yugānta (युगान्त):—(yuga + anta) m.

1) Ende des Joches: sayugāntakūbara [Rāmāyaṇa 5, 42, 16.] —

2) Meridian: yugāntamadhirūḍhaḥ savitā so v. a. es ist Mittagszeit [Śākuntala 57, 2, v. l.] nach einigen Erklärern ist hier yuga = prahara, nach andern = hastacatuṣṭaya; vgl. yugāntara 2). —

3) Ende einer Generation [Mahābhārata 5, 1873.] —

4) Ende einer Weltperiode, Weltende [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 161.] [Halāyudha.1,117.] [Harivaṃśa 3662. 5003. 11322.] [Rāmāyaṇa.2,61,21.4,8,2. 60,16.] [Raghuvaṃśa 13,6.] [Spr. 517.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa.2,7,12. 38.3,33,4.5,18,6.] [Oxforder Handschriften 87,a,43.] ravi [Rāmāyaṇa 4, 14, 28.] yugāntāgni [Mahābhārata 1, 5475.] [Rāmāyaṇa 3, 30, 35.] [Spr. 2355.] yugāntārṇava [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 5, 18, 28.] kara [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 11, 15.]

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

Yugānta (युगान्त):—m.

1) Ende des Joches.

2) Meridian. yugāntamadhirūḍhaḥ savitā so v.a. es ist Mittagszeit.

3) Ende einer Generation.

4) Ende einer Weltperiode , Weltende.

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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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