Brahmajna, Brahmajña, Brahman-jna: 9 definitions


Brahmajna means something in 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.

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Brahmajna in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

brahmajña (ब्रह्मज्ञ).—a or brahmajñānī a (S) That knows brahma as the one real substance underlying all existencies spiritual and material, animate and inanimate,--as the entity of which all objects are phenomenal forms.

context information

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.

Discover the meaning of brahmajna in the context of Marathi from relevant books on Exotic India

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Brahmajna in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Brahmajña (ब्रह्मज्ञ).—a. one who knows Brahma. (-jñaḥ) 1 an epithet of Kārtikeya.

2) of Viṣṇu.

Brahmajña is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms brahman and jña (ज्ञ). See also (synonyms): brahmajñānin.

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

Brahmajña (ब्रह्मज्ञ).—m.

(-jñaḥ) A sage, one who has spiritual wisdom. E. brahma and jña who knows.

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

Brahmajña (ब्रह्मज्ञ).—[adjective] knowing the sacred writings.

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

Brahmajña (ब्रह्मज्ञ):—[=brahma-jña] [from brahma > brahman] mfn. possessing sacred knowledge, knowing the sacred text, spiritually wise, holy (said also of gods e.g. of Viṣṇu, Kārttikeya), [Mahābhārata; Bhartṛhari]

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

Brahmajña (ब्रह्मज्ञ):—[brahma-jña] (jñaḥ) a. A sage.

[Sanskrit to German]

Brahmajna 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.

Discover the meaning of brahmajna in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Brahmajna in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Brahmajña (ಬ್ರಹ್ಮಜ್ಞ):—

1) [noun] a man possessing sacred knowledge (as taught by the upanishads), knowing and realising the Supreme Spirit.

2) [noun] Kārtikēya, son of Śiva.

3) [noun] Viṣṇu.

context information

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

Discover the meaning of brahmajna in the context of Kannada from relevant books on Exotic India

See also (Relevant definitions)

Relevant text

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: