Bhanjaka, Bhañjaka, Bhamjaka: 13 definitions


Bhanjaka means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, 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.

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Pali-English dictionary

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Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

bhañjaka : (adj.) one who breaks or spoils.

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Bhañjaka, (adj.) (fr. bhañjati) breaking, spoiling, destroying (attha°-visaṃvāda; cp. bhañjanaka) J. III, 499. (Page 496)

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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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

bhañjaka (भंजक).—a (S) That breaks, demolishes, destroys, lit. fig.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

bhañjaka (भंजक).—a That breaks, destroys &c.

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bhañjaka (भञ्जक).—a. (-ñjikā f.) [भञ्ज्-ण्वुल् (bhañj-ṇvul)] Breaking, dividing.

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

Bhañjaka (भञ्जक).—mfn.

(-kaḥ-kā-kaṃ) Who or what breaks, severes, divides, destroys, &c. E. bhañj to break, ṇvula aff.

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

Bhañjaka (भञ्जक).—[masculine] breaker; [feminine] bhañjikā breaking (—°).

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

1) Bhañjaka (भञ्जक):—[from bhañj] mf(ikā)n. who or what breaks or divides or destroys, [Horace H. Wilson]

2) [v.s. ...] m. a breaker (of doors), [Manvarthamuktāvalī, kullūka bhaṭṭa’s Commentary on manu-smṛti]

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

Bhañjaka (भञ्जक):—[(kaḥ-kā-kaṃ) a.] Breaking.

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

Bhañjaka (भञ्जक) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Bhaṃjaa, Bhaṃjaga, Mūraga.

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Bhanjaka in German

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Bhaṃjaka (ಭಂಜಕ):—

1) [noun] that which is breakable.

2) [noun] the act of breaking or splitting.

3) [noun] that which breaks or destroys (something).

4) [noun] a man who destroys, demolishes (something).

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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