Anenas: 10 definitions


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In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

Source: Puranic Encyclopedia

1) Anenas (अनेनस्).—A king of the Lunar dynasty (Candra Vaṃśa). Genealogy. Descended from Viṣṇu in the following order: Brahmā-Atri-Candra-Budha-Purūravas-Āyus-Anenas. Birth. Purūravas had by his wife Urvaśī six sons named Āyus, Śrutāyus, Satyāyus, Raya, Vijaya and Jaya. Of them, Āyus, the eldest, had five sons named Nahuṣa, Kṣatravṛddha, Rāji, Rambha and Anenas. Nahuṣa had a son named Yayāti to whom were born the sons Pūru, Yadu and others. The two dynasties of Yadu and Pūru (Yaduvaṃśa and Pūruvaṃśa) originate from them. To Anenas, brother of Nahuṣa, a son named Śuddha was born. Śuddha begot Śuci who begot Trikakup and a son named Śāntarayas was born to Trikakup. (See full article at Story of Anenas from the Puranic encyclopaedia by Vettam Mani)

2) Anenas (अनेनस्).—A Mahārāja of the Ikṣvāku dynasty. Genealogy. From Viṣṇu descended thus: Kaśyapa-Vaivasvata Manu-Ikṣvāku-Śaśāda-Kakutstha-Anenas.

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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Anenas (अनेनस्).—a. Sinless, blameless; not liable to error.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Anenas (अनेनस्).—mfn.

(-nāḥ-nāḥ-naḥ) Blameless, sinless. E. an neg. enas fault.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Anenas (अनेनस्).—I. adj. guiltless, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 8, 19. Ii. m. a proper name, [Harivaṃśa, (ed. Calc.)] 669.

Anenas is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms an and enas (एनस्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Anenas (अनेनस्).—[adjective] sinless, faultless; a man’s name.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Anenas (अनेनस्):—[=an-enas] mfn. blameless, sinless, not liable to error, [Ṛg-veda etc.]

2) [v.s. ...] Name of various personages.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Anenas (अनेनस्):—[bahuvrihi compound] 1. m. f. n.

(-nāḥ-nāḥ-naḥ) Sinless, faultless. anenas neutr. acc. also used as adv. (The abstract noun is ānenasya q. v.) 2. m.

(-nāḥ) A proper name of

1) a son of Kakutstha and father of Pṛthu;

2) a son of Sanjaya and father of Kshemāri or Kshemadhi;

3) a son of Āyus. E. a priv. and enas.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Anenas (अनेनस्):—[(nāḥ-naḥ) a.] Blameless.

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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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