Danuja, Danu-ja: 11 definitions
Danuja means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Hindi. 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Danuj.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Danuja (दनुज).—a demon; Bhāgavata 6.9.4.
Derivable forms: danujaḥ (दनुजः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-jaḥ) An Asura. E. danu the mother of the giant race, and ja born.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Danuja (दनुज).—[danu-ja], m. A Dānava or demon, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 6, 9, 39.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Danuja (दनुज).—[masculine] a son of Danu, a Dānava.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Danuja (दनुज):—[=danu-ja] [from danu] m. ‘born from D°’, a Dānava, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa vi, 9, 39]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Danuja (दनुज):—[danu-ja] (jaḥ) 1. m. An infernal.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
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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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Danuja (दनुज) [Also spelled danuj]:—(nm) a demon; hence ~[tā] (nf).
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Danuja (ದನುಜ):—[noun] (myth.) a demon, regarded as evil, cruel, etc.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Ends with: Dhanadanuja.
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Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Verse 4.8.35 < [Part 8 - Compatible & Incompatible Mellows (maitrī-vaira-sthiti)]
Verse 3.5.22 < [Part 5 - Conjugal Love (mādhurya-rasa)]
Verse 4.3.58 < [Part 3 - Chivalry (vīrya-rasa)]
The Gautami Mahatmya (by G. P. Bhatt)
The Brahma Purana (by G. P. Bhatt)
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 38 - The Story of Andhaka < [Section 1 - Avantīkṣetra-māhātmya]
Chapter 21 - The Story of Dhruva: Dhruva’s Eulogy of Viṣṇu < [Section 1 - Pūrvārdha]
Chapter 151 - Greatness of Bhairava Kṣetra < [Section 1 - Tīrtha-māhātmya]
The Nilamata Purana (by Dr. Ved Kumari)
Vastu-shastra (1): Canons of Architecture (by D. N. Shukla)