Anuranj, Anurañj: 3 definitions


Anuranj means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Anurañj (अनुरञ्ज्).—4 U.

1) To be red; भृशमन्वरज्यदतुषारकरः (bhṛśamanvarajyadatuṣārakaraḥ) Śiśupālavadha 9.7. (became red or attached).

2) To be delighted, find pleasure; तव प्रकीर्त्या जगत्प्रहृष्यत्यनुरज्यते च (tava prakīrtyā jagatprahṛṣyatyanurajyate ca) Bhagavadgītā (Bombay) 11.36.

3) To be attached or devoted to, be fond of, love, like (with acc. or loc.); समस्थमनुरज्यन्ति विषमस्थं त्यजन्ति च (samasthamanurajyanti viṣamasthaṃ tyajanti ca) Rām.; अशुद्धप्रकृतौ राज्ञि जनता नानुरज्यते (aśuddhaprakṛtau rājñi janatā nānurajyate) Pañcatantra (Bombay) 1.31; भ्रातुर्मृतस्य भार्यायां योऽनुरज्येत कामतः (bhrāturmṛtasya bhāryāyāṃ yo'nurajyeta kāmataḥ) Manusmṛti 3.173. -Caus.

1) To make red, redden, dye, colour; सरसकिसलयानुरञ्जितैर्वा (sarasakisalayānurañjitairvā) Śiśupālavadha 7.64, 8.17,12.68; Daśakumāracarita 168; Kirātārjunīya 4.27,12.23.

2) To attach oneself to, please, gratify, conciliate, keep contented or satisfied; अनुरक्तः प्रजाभिश्च प्रजाश्चाप्यन्वरञ्जयत् (anuraktaḥ prajābhiśca prajāścāpyanvarañjayat) Rām.; कष्टं जनः कुलधनैरनुरञ्जनीयः (kaṣṭaṃ janaḥ kuladhanairanurañjanīyaḥ) Uttararāmacarita 1.14; शिष्यगुणानुरञ्जितमनसम् (śiṣyaguṇānurañjitamanasam) Pañcatantra (Bombay) 1 pleased, gratified.

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

Anurañj (अनुरञ्ज्):—[=anu-√rañj] to become red in imitation of;

—to be attached or devoted:—[Causal] [Parasmaipada] -rañjayati, to win, conciliate, gratify.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Anurañj (अनुरञ्ज्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Aṇurajja.

context information

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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