Bhaji; 4 Definition(s)


Bhaji 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.

In Hinduism


Bhaji (भजि).—A son of Sātvata.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa IX. 24. 6; Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 71. 1.
(Source): Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Purāṇa book cover
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The Purāṇas (पुराण, purana) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahāpurāṇas total over 400,000 ślokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

In Buddhism


bhaji : (aor. of bhajati) associated with; kept company.

(Source): BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

bhājī (भाजी).—f Herbs, vegetable.

(Source): DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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.

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Search found 22 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:

Mokali Bhaji
mōkaḷī bhājī (मोकळी भाजी).—f Bhaji (leaf-vegetable) boiled, and pressed dry from its water. Opp...
Cokhataici Bhaji
cōkhaṭāīcī bhājī (चोखटाईची भाजी).—f Bhaji or vegetables that are nirlēpa or do not become khara...
mōkaḷī-bhājī (मोकळी-भाजी).—f A vegetable boiled and pressed dry.
Tambadi Bhaji
tāmbaḍī bhājī (तांबडी भाजी).—f (Red vegetables.) A covert name for Flesh-meat.
parasa (परस).—n A yard. parasātīla bhājī f A phrase of great contempt for a person, a business,...
Sātvata (सात्वत) refers to an archaic designation of an ancient Bhakti cult.—At the time of the...
kalaṇēṃ (कलणें).—v i Lie over. Begin to decline. Have a bent towards.--- OR --- kaḷaṇēṃ (कळणें)...
ghasaṭaṇēṃ (घसटणें).—v t To rub against. To rub, scour. To do hastily, carelessly, imperfectly....
lagaḍa (लगड).—f A bar of gold, silver or other metal. A frame of wood or iron on which pitchers...
nistyālā (निस्त्याला) [or nistyāsa, or निस्त्यास].—ad (nistā Bare &c.) For the plain or dry foo...
paḍaṇēṃ (पडणें).—v i To fall, drop. To cease, stop. To be discontinued. v impers To consist har...
hagavaṇa (हगवण).—f Constant calling to stool.
ambucīcimbōcī (अंबुचीचिंबोची).—f An esculent vegetable. Also ambucīcī bhājī.
piṭharaḍībhājī (पिठरडीभाजी).—f (piṭhāḍa & bhājī) Vegetables dressed up with flour.
culāībhājī (चुलाईभाजी).—f A diffuse plant, Common Bhaji, Amaranthus polygamus. Grah.

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