Baijavapayana, Baijavāpāyana: 6 definitions


Baijavapayana 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.

In Hinduism

General definition (in Hinduism)

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Source: Vedic index of Names and Subjects

Baijavāpāyana (बैजवापायन), “descendant of Bayavāpa”, is the name of a teacher in the first two Vaṃśas (lists of teachers) in the Mādhyaṃdina recension of the Bṛhadāraṇyaka Upaniṣad (ii. 5, 20; iv. 5, 26). The name is also spelt Vaijavāpāyana.

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Baijavapayana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Baijavāpāyana (बैजवापायन).—[masculine] patron. names.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

Baijavāpāyana (बैजवापायन) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—Quoted by Hemādri in Pariśeṣakhaṇḍa 1, 328. 1885, by Mahāyaśas W. p. 79.

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

1) Baijavāpāyana (बैजवापायन):—[from baijanātha] m. [patronymic] [from] [preceding] [ib.]

2) [v.s. ...] Name of an author, [Catalogue(s)]

[Sanskrit to German]

Baijavapayana in German

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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