Atmaja, aka: Ātmaja, Atman-ja, Ātmajā; 4 Definition(s)
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Ātmaja (आत्मज).—A son of Svarbhānu and Prabhā.*
- * Vāyu-purāṇa 92. 2.
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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ātmaja (आत्मज).—m S A son. ātmajā f S A daughter.(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
ātmaja (आत्मज).—m A son. ātmajā f A daughter.(Source): DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Derivable forms: ātmajaḥ (आत्मजः).
Ātmaja is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ātman and ja (ज). See also (synonyms): ātmajanman.
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1) a daughter; वन्द्यं युगं चरणयोर्जनकात्मजायाः (vandyaṃ yugaṃ caraṇayorjanakātmajāyāḥ) R.13.78; cf. नगात्मजा (nagātmajā) &c.
2) the reasoning faculty, understanding.
Ātmajā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ātman and jā (जा).(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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